Former ice hockey Olympics and member of the 1994 World Cup profitable group, Naveed Alam, has died, his daughter confirmed on Tuesday.
Alam was recognized with blood most cancers earlier this month.
His daughter mentioned he had chemotherapy final night time at Shaukat Khanum Hospital in Lahore and that his well being deteriorated afterwards.
He was transferred to the intensive care unit after his well being deteriorated, his daughter mentioned.
His household introduced earlier this month that the previous athlete had been feeling unwell for a number of days and went to Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, the place docs realized of his sickness.
Alam had appealed to the federal and provincial governments to pay attention to his therapy, which was estimated at 4 million rupees, and to supply the mandatory help.
Members of the Olympic Discussion board, wherein the 47-year-old was lively, organized funds. Later, the Prime Minister of Punjab, Usman Buzdar, introduced that the price of treating Alam can be borne by the Punjab authorities.
The 1996 Summer season Olympics participant coached the groups of Pakistan, China and Bangladesh.