Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been admitted to AIIMS on Sunday evening after he complained of chest pain. The veteran Congress leader is currently under observation in the ICU of the Cardio-Thoracic Sciences Centre (CTVS) unit of the institute. Read in Malayalam
Singh, 87, was admitted under Dr Nitish Naik, a professor of cardiology at the institute, around 8.45 pm. According to the sources, the doctors are examining his condition. “He is under observation and the examination is going on,” said a senior doctor from the hospital.
Singh is currently a Rajya Sabha MP from Rajasthan. Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot took to Twitter to express concern about the former PM’s health. “Much worried to know former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh ji has been admitted to AIIMS. I wish him speedy recovery and pray for his good health and long life,” Gehlot tweeted.
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