Congress President Sonia Gandhi was admitted to Delhi’s Sir Ganga Ram hospital after she complained of stomach upset. The Congress leader is currently under observation at the hospital. “Sonia Gandhi was brought to the hospital at 5 PM today.
She has been found to be suffering from stomach upset and has been admitted for observation,” said DS Rana, Chairman (Board of Management) of the hospital, in a statement.
The 70-year old leader was on a visit to Shimla for a vacation, but was immediately rushed back to the hospital in an air-ambulance, according to a PTI report.
“Mrs Sonia Gandhi was brought to the hospital at 5pm on 27th October. She has been found to be suffering from an upset stomach,” said Dr DS Rana, chairman (board of management) of Sir Ganga Ram hospital .
According to Rana, the 71-year old political leader will be kept under observation overnight.
This is the third time this year that Gandhi has been admitted. In May, she had food poisoning and spent nearly a week at the hospital. And in January, she had been admitted with complaints of fever and chest congestion.
Congress media cell chief Randeep Surjewala tweeted about Sonia Gandhi’s health and maintained there is nothing to worry about.
Cong President,Smt. Sonia Gandhi was indisposed with a minor issue & is absolutely fine & healthy.We thank all well wishers for the concern.
— Randeep S Surjewala (@rssurjewala) October 27, 2017