Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), to know about his health and wished him a speedy recovery. Singh, 89, was admitted to AIIMS on Wednesday after he complained of weakness followed by fever. A doctor at the hospital said, ‘Singh’s condition is stable.’
According to Congress sources, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi reached AIIMS on Thursday evening and met Manmohan Singh and inquired about his health and wished him a speedy recovery. Sources said that the Congress leader also interacted with the doctors treating the former prime minister to get the latest information about his health.
Earlier, an AIIMS doctor said that Singh was admitted to the private ward of the Cardio-Neuro Center of AIIMS on Wednesday and is under the care of a team of cardiologists led by Dr Nitish Naik. Singh had developed fever on Monday and had recovered from it but he started feeling weak and was able to consume only liquids.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished speedy recovery of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here. PM Modi tweeted, “I pray for the good health and speedy recovery of Dr. Manmohan Singh ji.” Earlier, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya had gone to meet the former Prime Minister and he was looking after Singh. Information was obtained from the doctors about his health.