Legendary Pakistani actor and comedian Umer Sharif has been shifted to the United States for medical treatment from a private hospital in Karachi.
The ailing comedian departed to the United States for medical treatment today, according to Civil Aviation sources.
According to the sources, the air ambulance, taking Umer, departed for US from Karachi between 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM today.
Umer’s wife Zareen Umer is also travelling with her husband.
Earlier on Sunday, Umer’s departure was delayed after doctors said the next 48 hours are critical for his health.
He was shifted to the ICU of a private hospital after his health condition deteriorated on Sunday, hours before he was to leave for the United States.