Celebrities appeal PM Imran Khan for Umer Sharif's treatment

Islamabad (Online): Umer Sharif, often regarded as one of the greatest comedians in the sub-continent, has been suffering from cancer for the past few years and he has appealed to the prime minister of Pakistan to help him in his treatment.

Umer Sharif, in a video said that he has always helped Imran Khan with the fundraising of his cancer hospital. He appealed prime minister to help him in this crucial time and facilitate his traveling abroad, as per the Doctor’s advice.

Later on, journalist and anchor Waseem Badami clarified that Umer Sharif is not in need of financial assistance. He wants the government to facilitate his traveling to America through an air ambulance.

Actress Yumna Zaidi also posted video of legendary actor and said that “Legend of our industry. Our support and prayers are with you Omer Sharif sahib”

Singer Aima baig also uploaded the video of Omer Sharif.

Actor Agha Ali took it to Instagram and wrote that “Fact check: Omer Sharif seeks visa assistance not medical aid from government.”