Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today visited the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to enquire about the health of former finance minister Arun Jaitley who was admitted on Friday in the intensive care unit (ICU) after he complained of uneasiness and breathlessness.
AIIMS doctors informed Naidu that Jaitley is responding to the treatment and his condition is stable.
Prayers poured in for the minister after his news of being unwell made rounds in media. People around India wished him a speedy recovery through twitter.
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 JP Nadda and Loktantrik Janata Dal chief Sharad Yadav also visited the AIIMS to enquire about Arun Jaitley’s health.
BJP leaders Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore and Sudhanshu Trivedi, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, and yoga proponent Ramdev also visited the former FM at AIIMS.