Maryam Nawaz , daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif , on Tuesday said her mother Kulsoom Nawaz “is being prepared” to undergo her chemotherapy session in London.

Kulsoom Nawaz was diagnosed diagnosed with lymphoma, a cancer of the lymph nodes on the left side of her neck, her daughter Maryam had confirmed last month.

Kusloom won the NA-120 by-election last month. The seat had fallen vacant after Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case.