Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former minister of state for power Abid Sher Ali's mother died of cardiac arrest on Monday-Tuesday night.

Zehra Begum was the wife of former mayor of Faisalabad and senior PML-N leader Chaudhry Sher Ali.

Abid Sher Ali’s mother was also the first cousin of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.