Islamabad: PML-N leader and former MNA Hanif Abbasi 's health deteriorated on Friday in Adiala Jail .

Abbasi is facing breathing problem due to throat tonsils. His condition is very serious after pollen allergy attack and he has been shifted to jail hospital.

Hospital sources said that if proper treatment was not possible in the jail hospital then Hanif Abbasi will be shifted to any hospital outside the jail. However, no decision has been taken yet on when and where he will be shifted.

A court in Rawalpindi sentenced PML-N leader Hanif Abbasi to life in prison on July 22 in the Ephedrine quota case.

Earlier, the son-in-law of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz’s husband Capt Safdar (Retd) suddenly fell sick in Adiala Jail on Thursday.

Capt Safdar (Retd) was injected a drip in the jail hospital. He was shifted back to his cell in the evening.