FreeCurrencyRates.com

इंडियन आवाज़     18 Jan 2019 12:27:51      انڈین آواز
Ad

Jaitley back home after three days in hospital

New Delhi

jaitelyUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley left for home on Monday evening after undergoing dialysis for three days at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he will have a kidney transplant surgery soon.

“Jaitley has gone home on a two-day short leave from the hospital,” said a hospital official.

“He underwent dialysis at the hospital and is expected to be back after two days,” he said, adding the health condition of the minister looked normal.

Jaitley was admitted to the hospital on Friday evening, a day after he completed official formalities between the donor and himself for kidney transplant. He is being treated at the hospital’s Cardio-Neuro Tower, a state-of-the-art facility for VVIPs.

A series of tests and dialysis were carried out on him during the last three days as a pre-requirement for the operation. Dialysis was done to reduce the build-up of wastes and toxins in the blood, which happens when the kidneys are failing, said the official.

The renal transplant would be carried out by a team of senior doctors at AIIMS led by V.K. Bansal. Sandeep Guleria, a specialist from Apollo Hospitals and brother of AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria, is likely to carry out the operation.

Other doctors in the team include nephrologist Sandeep Mahajan, endocrinologist Nikhil Tandon and cardiologist V.K. Bahl.

Jaitely had been working from “controlled environment at home” since last Monday as he was advised to keep away from public appearances and tours. He had to cancel this week’s visit to London for an annual economic dialogue.

Last Thursday, Jaitley had tweeted: “I am being treated for kidney-related problems and certain infections that I have contracted. I am therefore currently working from controlled environment at home. The future course of my treatment would be determined by the doctors treating me.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Ad
Ad

SPORTS

Saina, Kidambi progress to quarterfinal of Malaysia Master

  Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth progressed to the quarterfinal of the Mal ...

Khelo India: Jharkhand stuns Odisha to set up Girls U-17 hockey title clash with Haryana

Harpal Singh Bedi / Pune “It is not over till it is over” Jharkhand proved this adage as after trailing 0 ...

India’s Satyarup becomes world’s youngest mountaineer to climb 7 peaks, 7 volcano summits

  WEB DESK Mountaineer Satyarup Siddhanta today conquered Antartica's highest point, Mount Sidley. ...

Ad

MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

             Students  discuss strategies on legislation, communities, schools, and mental health and ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Noted Film actor Kader Khan passes away in Canada

Born in Kabul, Khan made his acting debut in 1973 with Rajesh Khanna's "Daag" and has featured in over 300 fil ...

Mortal remains of Mrinal Sen cremated in Kolkata

    Mortal remains of Legendary filmmaker Mrinal Sen, the last of the triumvirate of directi ...

Ad

@Powered By: Logicsart