Stuck in a hospital, the Pakistani cricketer turned politician, Imran Khan, is not going to let fractured vertebrae stop him campaigning.Read the full story ›
Flowers and messages have been left outside a hospital in Lahore, Pakistan, where former cricketer turned politician Imran Khan is being treated, after a fall at a presidential rally.
Khan reportedly suffered four fractures but is making "steady progress", according to CNN's Pakistan correspondent.
CNN's Pakistan correspondent Saima Mohsin says Imran Khan is making "steady progress" after suffering four fractures in a fall yesterday.
Press con: #ImranKhan making steady progress, in full control of all limbs. DRs happy w progress but he needs complete rest & immobilisation
Imran Khan's nephew Hassan Niazi has tweeted this picture of flowers sent from Pakistan's Prime Minister after the former cricketer's fall at a political rally.
Khan fell from a makeshift lift on Tuesday and sustained a head injury. His condition is said to be stable.
The leader of Pakistan's Muslim League-N party, Nawaz Sharif, has suspended his presidential campaign for one day after his opponent Imran Khan was injured in a fall.
Former cricket star Khan, fell at a political rally on Tuesday, leaving him with two hairline skull fractures and knocking him off the campaign trail ahead of Saturday's general election.
Speaking to a crowd of political supporters in Rawalpindi, Sharif said: "May god heal Imran Khan. Due to this incident, I am suspending my election campaign for tomorrow."
Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan was injured after falling off a lift raising him onto a stage at an election rally.Read the full story ›
Pakistan politician and former cricketer Imran Khan, who suffered head injuries after a stage fall at a political rally in Lahore, is in a stable condition in hospital.
Prominent Pakistan politician and former cricketer Imran Khan was injured at a political rally after he fell from a stage.
Ijaz Chaudhry, one of the leader's of Khan's party, said the politician was taken to hospital after the incident but his injuries were not life-threatening.
Footage from the event showed supporters carrying the former cricketer, who appeared unconscious, away from the rally.
Khan fell at least 15 feet off what appeared to be a makeshift elevator raising him up to the stage.