Chennai: The condition of union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, admitted to the Global Hospital in Chennai, continues to be critical, an official said, adding his family members have declined permission to issue a medical bulletin about his status.
"Deshmukh's condition continues to be critical. However we are not in a position to issue a medical bulletin as the union minister's family refused permission for that." the official told IANS, speaking on condition of anonymity.
Told that Deshmukh is not just an individual but also a union minister, the official said the hospital is helpless as the family has not given the nod.
Earlier a senior hospital official had told IANS that a statement about the health condition of Deshmukh would be issued in the afternoon....more
01:01 AM, Aug 08, 2012
Chennai: The condition of Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, admitted to a private hospital in Chennai for liver-related ailment, is stable. Doctors while briefing Deshmukh's family regarding his health said that he is responding to medicines but will be kept under observation for next few days. The 67-year-old two-time Maharashtra Chief Minister is under the care of noted liver transplant surgeon Dr Mohamed Rela at the hospital. He...
06:35 PM, Aug 07, 2012
Chennai: Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh is critical and on life support in a hospital in Chennai, according to sources. He was flown to Chennai on Monday night. It is unclear as to what he is suffering from, but reports say it may be related to his liver. Doctors at the Global Super Speciality Hospital are monitoring his condition on an hourly basis. The decision on whether or...
09:35 AM, Aug 07, 2012
Chennai: Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has been hospitalised. He was flown to Chennai on Monday night. It is unclear as to what he is suffering from, but reports say it may be related to his liver. According to the sources, the 67-year-old senior Congress leader from Maharashtra who is ailing for sometime was brought by the special flight around 6 pm on Monday and immediately taken to...
08:44 AM, Aug 07, 2012