Former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has undergone surgery in a Lahore hospital after bullet shrapnel was found in right leg.
According to foreign media, Khan suffered bullet injuries after gunmen opened fire during his rally in Punjab’s Wazirabad on Thursday.
Pakistan’s Dr Faisal Sultan, the former assistant to the prime minister on health, told reporters that Khan’s condition is stable but according to X-rays and scans, there are fragments of bullets in his legs and there’s a chip in his tibia shin bone.
The Punjab police said that seven people were injured and one person was killed during the attack on Khan. It added that a suspect has been taken into custody.