Country / Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singhs health deteriorated admitted to AIIMS Congress secretary told - condition stable

Zoom News : Oct 13, 2021, 08:41 PM
The health of former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has suddenly deteriorated on Tuesday. He was having trouble breathing and was constantly complaining of chest congestion. After this, he has been admitted to the CN Tower of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) with immediate effect, where he is being treated. AIIMS is making a medical board for the investigation of Dr. Manmohan Singh, which will be headed by Dr. Randeep Guleria, AIIMS.

Congress Secretary Pranav Jha tweeted, "There are some baseless rumors regarding the health of former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh ji. His condition is stable. He is undergoing regular treatment. We will share updates as needed. We thank our friends in the media for their concern.

Manmohan Singh also got infected with the corona virus on 19 April this year. He was admitted to AIIMS. Singh was found to be infected with the corona virus in the investigation after he had a mild fever. The former prime minister had taken two doses of corona vaccines on March 4 and April 3. Dr. Manmohan Singh is a senior Congress leader and is currently a Rajya Sabha member from Rajasthan. He was the Prime Minister of the country from 2004 to 2014. In 2009, he had a bypass surgery at AIIMS.

Former PM Manmohan Singh was the Leader of the Opposition from 1998 to 2004

Dr. Manmohan Singh, who was the 14th Prime Minister of India, is known as a thinker and scholar. He was born on 26 September 1932 in a village in the Punjab province of undivided India. He completed his matriculation from Panjab University in the year 1948. After that he got his further education from Cambridge University, UK. In 1957 he earned a first class honors degree in economics. After this, in 1962, he did his D.Phil in Economics from Nuffield College, Oxford University. In 1971, Dr. Singh joined the Ministry of Commerce as Economic Adviser. In 1972, he was appointed as the Chief Economic Adviser in the Ministry of Finance.

Dr Singh was the Finance Minister of India from 1991 to 1996. In his political career, Dr. Singh was a member of the Upper House of the Indian Parliament (Rajya Sabha) since 1991, where he was the Leader of the Opposition from 1998 to 2004. He took oath as Prime Minister on 22 May 2004 after the 2004 general election and became Prime Minister for the second time on 22 May 2009.