LONDON - Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday said that Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has been fast recuperating from his cardiac surgery.

The Prime Minister would be shifted to a residence within the next few days, he told media.

The chief minister further informed that surgeons were very happy about the Prime Minister's convalescence. The Prime Minister also walked in the corridor, he added.

Shehbaz also thanked the people for praying for the speedy recovery of the Prime Minister.

NAWAZ THANKS LI KEQIANG FOR HIS GOOD WISHES

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has thanked and conveyed appreciation to Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang for the latter's goodwill message of speedy recovery and health.

According to a Press release of the Foreign Office on Sunday, the Prime Minister said that he looked forward to an early opportunity of meeting his Chinese counterpart and working with him and other leaders of China for further strengthening and enhancement of the existing excellent relationship between the two countries.