Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today said that he will undergo angioplasty at a hospital in Jaipur after experiencing “severe chest pain”.
The 70-year-old Congress leader had tested positive for COVID-19 in April this year.
“Post Covid I was having health issues & since yesterday I was having severe pain in my chest. Just got my CT done in SMS hospital. Angioplasty will be done,” Mr Gehlot tweeted.
Post Covid I was having health issues & Since yesterday I was having severe pain in my chest. Just got my CT NGO done in SMS hospital.Angioplasty will be done.I am happy that I’m getting it done at SMS Hospital.I am fine & will be back soon.Your blessings & well wishes r with me.
— Ashok Gehlot (@ashokgehlot51) August 27, 2021
Angioplasty is a procedure to open clogged heart arteries.
“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 said.
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