Former president Pranab Mukherjee `haemodynamically steady now`, confirms son Abhijit Mukherjee


Former President Pranab Mukherjee is haemodynamically steady now confirmed his son Abhijit Mukherjee on Wednesday night. Mukherjee, 84, was admitted to Army’s Research and Referral Hospital on August 10 in a important situation.

Workup on the hospital revealed a big clot in Mukherjee’s mind for which he underwent emergency life-saving surgical procedure. He has been on ventilatory assist after the surgical procedure. The former president had additionally examined optimistic for coronavirus COVID-19 earlier than surgical procedure.

Taking to micro-blogging web site Twitter, Abhijit Mukherjee stated, “With All Your Prayers, My Father is haemodynamically stable now. I request everyone to continue with your prayers & good wishes for his speedy recovery. Thank You.”

Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi on Wednesday had stated in a press launch that Mukherjee’s well being situation ‘continues to stay important’, including that the previous President is haemodynamically steady and on a ventilator.

On August 10, the previous President had tweeted, “On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for Covid-19 today. I request the people who came in contact with me in the last week, to please self isolate and get tested for COVID-19.”

Mukherjee’s daughter Sharmistha on Wednesday tweeted that it was precisely a 12 months in the past that her father was conferred with the Bharat Ratna and now he’s in important situation.

“Last year 8 August was 1 of d happiest day 4 me as my dad received Bharat Ratna. Exactly a year later on 10Aug he fell critically ill. May God do whatever is best 4 him & give me strength 2 accept both joys & sorrows of life with equanimity. I sincerely thank all 4 their concerns (sic),” she tweeted.

Mukherjee was a senior Congress chief earlier than he was elected as India’s 13th President. He served as President from July 2012 to 2017.