PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif and party president Shehbaz Sharif’s mother, Shamim Bibi, passed away in London on Sunday morning, MNA Pervaiz Malik confirmed to Dawn.com.
The news of her death was also shared by Attaullah Tarar, PML-N’s deputy secretary-general, on Twitter.
The cause of death could not be immediately ascertained, but the nonagenarian had been unwell for the past several months, party sources said.
Shamim Bibi had travelled to London in February earlier this year and had been living with her son, Nawaz, since.
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