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Jayalalitha Suffered A Cardiac Arrest This Evening

Chennai, 04 December, (

Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, who is undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai, suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening, the hospital said in a statement.

Apollo Hospital confirmed said she had completely recovered.

A late evening press release issued by Apollo Hospitals COO Subbiah Viswanathan said, the Chief Minister “suffered a cardiac arrest this evening. She is being treated and monitored by a team of experts including cardiologists, pulmonologist and the critical care specialists.”

Ms Jayalalithaa, who was admitted to the Apollo Hospitals on the night of September 22, with “low grade fever and dehydration”, was subsequently under intensive treatment from specialists and moved to a private ward only on November 19.

The 68-year-old Tamil Nadu Chief Minister has been kept under the close observation of a specialist from London, besides three-member team of doctors from AIIMS, Delhi. Supporters continue to offer prayer and wishes for her speedy recovery of “Amma”.

- Asian Tribune -

Jayalalitha Suffered A Cardiac Arrest This Evening
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