Former Pakistani cricket captain Zaheer Abbas has been shifted to intensive care unit (ICU) of a private hospital in London, his family sources said on Tuesday.
Zaheer was taken to the hospital three days ago after which he had to be put on oxygen support. The family of the cricketer has requested his fans to pray for his speedy recovery.
According to family sources, he had contracted COVID-19 while staying in Dubai on his way to London. After reaching London, he complained of kidney pain and was also diagnosed with pneumonia.
“He is currently on dialysis and the doctors have advised him to refrain from meeting people,” the sources added.