Vice President Venkaiah Naidu who visited the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is admitted, and was informed by doctors that the senior Bharatiya Janaata Party leader is responding to treatment.
Naidu enquired about Jaitley’s health with the team of doctors attending to the former Union minister, and also met members of his family.
Jaitley was admitted to AIIMS on Friday and is undergoing treatment at the Intensive Care Unit.
Sources said Jaitley was brought to the hospital on Friday morning after he felt weakness and palpitation.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah Home Minister, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh , Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, were among the many leaders who visited Jaitley at the hospital to enquire about this health as soon as his hospitalisation news came .
66- year-old Jaitley had cited health reasons for not joining the Modi government in its 2.0.