Former Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley’s health condition is improving and he is stable now, doctors said on Sunday.
On Friday morning, Jaitley, 66, complained of breathlessnes and uneasinessfollowing which he was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, in New Delhi.
On learning about Jaitley’s condition, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria has cut short his trip to Vietnam and returned to oversee Jaitley’s treatment.
The news of Jaitley’s recovery came out after Vice President Venkaiah Naidu visited the hospital and said that he was responding to treatment. However, the hospital did not issue any fresh report on Jaitley’s health on Saturday.
Tweeting on Jaitley’s improved health, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wished him a good health and speedy recovery. “
Among the list of dignitaries who visited Jaitley to enquire about his health, was Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, MoS for Health Ashwini Choubey, BJP working president J P Nadda and Loktantrik Janata Dal chief Sharad Yadav.
Arun Jaitley was the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs of the Government of India from 2014 to 2019.