ISLAMABAD: PML-N central leader and former Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan stated that he has been away from the ongoing homecoming rally of Nawaz Sharif owing to ‘back pain’.

According to media reports, interacting with members of the National Assembly during Thursday’s session Nisar said; “Mian sahib himself recommended that I should take some rest”.

Nisar, the former interior minister did not see off Nawaz when he departed from Islamabad for his ‘GT Road rally’ on Wednesday.