Ruling AIADMK on Sunday said that its hospitalised General Secretary and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was “well” even as BJP MP Tarun Vijay visited Apollo Hospitals, where the 68 year-old leader is admitted. “Amma (Jayalalithaa) is well. God has given her good health and we are very happy,” AIADMK spokesperson CR Saraswathy told reporters. Meanwhile, Vijay said Jayalalithaa was “recovering fast” and would resume work soon.
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“I have specially brought holy water of lake Manasarovar of Mount Kailash for the Chief Minister. Amma is recovering very fast. Very soon (she will be) out of hospital and start working,” he said. Vijay said that the “prayers of millions of people are working and she will be very well.”
Jayalalithaa was admitted to the hospital on September 22 after she complained of fever and dehydration. Later, the hospital had said she was being treated for infection with respiratory support, among others. Specialists from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, and from London, among others, have treated her during the period.
On Friday, the hospital Chairman Pratap C Reddy had said that the Chief Minister had completely recovered and that it was upto her to decide when to go home.