Umar Sharif to fly to US on Monday morning

By: News Desk      Published: 03:30 PM, 26 Sep, 2021
Umar Sharif to fly to US on Monday morning
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Comedy king Umar Sharif will fly to the US on Monday (tomorrow) morning for medical treatment, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The air ambulance which will the comedy king to the US will land at the Karachi Airport at midnight tonight and will take off for the US in the morning.

Umar Sharif is scheduled to be taken to the Karachi Airport at about 4:30am and the air ambulance will take off at 5:30 am.

After two hours stay in Germany, Iceland and Canada, the air ambulance will land at Washington DC airport at 4 pm American time.

By 5 pm that day, Umar Sharif will be shifted to George Washington University Hospital.

Earlier, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) had allowed the air ambulance to land in Pakistan to take legendary comedian Umar Sharif to the US for treatment.

According to the notification issued by CAA, the German aircraft will be taking renowned comedian to Washington for treatment. The air ambulance will land at the Karachi airport at 11pm on September 26, The call sign of air ambulance is 1264-IFA. Crew of five members will also come to Pakistan along with the captain of air ambulance.

Air ambulance is owned by Jet ARENT FAI company. It will reach Karachi from Germany. Its refuelling will be done at Karachi Airport before its departure to the US.

The CAA has made all arrangements in connection with air ambulance which will take Umar Sharif to the US.

On the other hand, the legendary comedian will be treated at the George Washington University Hospital by a team of eight specialists, including Cardiologist Syed Tariq Shahab, actor Reema’s husband.