Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday underwent an angioplasty surgery in the Jaipur-based SMS Hospital and is “fine now”.
“The CM’s angioplasty has been done successfully. Everything is fine now,” Gehlot’s OSD Lokesh Sharma tweeted.
Earlier in the day, the CM tweeted about his impending angioplasty. “Post Covid-19, I was having health issues and since yesterday, I was having severe pain in my chest. Just got my CT angiography done in SMS hospital and angioplasty will be done,” he posted.
“I am happy that I am getting it done at SMS Hospital. I am fine and will be back soon. Your blessings and well wishes are with me,” he added.Gehlot was accompanied to the hospital by health minister Raghu Sharma, Chief Whip Mahesh Joshi, MLA Rafiq Khan, and other officials from his office.
SMS medical college principal Sudhir Bhandari will issue his health bulletin soon.