ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on his arrival in London went straight to London Hospital to enquire about the health of Mrs Ishaq Dar, who had recently undergone a major surgery.

The Prime Minister, who remained for an hour in the hospital to enquire about her health, was told that she was improving and recovering fast after a successful operation, said a PID press release issued here on Saturday.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar thanked the Prime Minister for visiting the hospital to enquire about the welfare of his wife.

He also thanked his well-wishers, friends, relatives and supporters, who had sent numerous messages of best wishes to the family on the occasion of her surgery. Ishaq Dar said since it was not possible to thank everyone individually, he would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who had sent messages of prayers and best wishes for the recovery of his wife.