Leading Pakistani comedian and uncrowned king of the stage Omar Sharif has passed away in Germany after a long illness.
According to private TV ARY News, Omar Sharif was being taken to the United States for treatment when his health deteriorated during a stopover in Germany and he was admitted to a local hospital. Arrangements were also made to take him to the United States by an alternative plane, but he waited until his health improved. There are now reports that he died in Germany and could not reach the United States.
It may be recalled that Omar Sharif had a heart attack after which he recovered but after a month his condition deteriorated again and he was shifted to the hospital, after which it was revealed that Omar Sharif’s illness was cured. It is not possible in Pakistan but they need to be taken to America. Omar Sharif also appealed to Prime Minister Imran Khan to make arrangements for sending him to America for treatment.
The federal and Sindh governments tried their best to send Omar Sharif to the United States for treatment, but when he was being taken to the United States in an ambulance, he was stopped in Germany where he was taken to a local hospital in Germany, where he died today. Are The Sindh government arranged for a US visa for Omar Sharif’s treatment and also released Rs 40 million so that he could be treated.