Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar on Sunday underwent an angioplasty procedure at a Rawalpindi hospital.

According to the hospital sources, the CJP was admitted to the hospital after he complained of chest pain. One stent was fitted in his heart to open one of the main blocked arteries, the hospital sources added.

Rangers have taken over the security of the hospital to avoid any untoward situation.

Chief justice is out of danger and in high spirits, doctors told. Meanwhile, Justice Asif Saeed Khosa arrived at the hospital and inquired about the health condition of CJP.