Pak Punjab CM Shahbaz cancels visit to India

Lahore: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif of Pakistan's Punjab province on Thursday cancelled a visit to India due to a sudden health problem, officials said.

"Mr Sharif was scheduled to visit Chandigarh tomorrow but his health deteriorated and doctors advised him complete bed rest," a spokesman for the Chief Minister said.

He said Sharif was to be the chief guest at a kabbadi match between India and Pakistan.

Reports said a trade and business delegation was to have accompanied Sharif during his visit to India.