Former Prime minister Manmohan Singh was discharged from New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) on Sunday, October 31, according to sources. Singh, 89, was undergoing treatment at the country’s premier medical institute for the past 18 days. He was admitted to AIIMS on October 13, after complaints of fever, weakness and general uneasiness, he was under the observation of a team of specialists led by Dr Nitish Naik.
“The former PM was discharged today at around 5.20 pm. He has made a good recovery,” said a member of the AIIMS hospital staff.
Manmohan Singh has a history of cardiac-related ailments, he underwent a revision heart bypass surgery at AIIMS back in 2009. Earlier in April this year, Singh was admitted to the hospital’s trauma centre (functioning as Covid care centre) after he tested positive for Coronavirus disease (Covid-19).