KARACHI, July 8 (APP): Eminent social worker Abdul Sattar Edhi has been shifted to ventilator as his condition deteriorated.

This was stated by the son of Sattar Edhi, Faisal Edhi, here on Friday.

His mother, Begum Bilquees Edhi, was also present on the occasion.

Faisal also appealed to the people to pray for his father’s early recovery.

He said that condition of Sattar Edhi had deteriorated in the afternoon during dialysis and he was facing difficulty in breathing and for this, he was shifted to ventilator.

Faisal said that the eminent social worker would remain on the ventilator till his condition improves.

He said that Sattar Edhi is suffering from the kidneys ailment for the past three years and since his dialysis is being performed.

Faisal said that Sattar Edhi is being treated at the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) and that the family is satisfied with the treatment there.