Sourav Ganguly prone to be discharged on January 6: Hospital


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Sourav Ganguly

Former IUndiaBCCI president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly, who has suffered a “delicate” coronary heart assault, is secure and prone to be discharged on Wednesday, hospital authorities mentioned.

A nine-member board of senior medical doctors mentioned Ganguly’s situation on Monday and reached a consensus that although needed, angioplasty will be deferred to a later date as he’s secure, Woodlands Hospital MD and CEO Dr Rupali Basu mentioned.

Famend cardiologists Dr Devi Shetty and Dr R Ok Panda participated within the assembly by a digital platform whereas one other professional from the US was a part of the dialogue over the cellphone, she mentioned.

“The medical board got here to a consensus that deferring angioplasty for now’s a safer choice as Mr Ganguly is secure, doesn’t have chest ache and is on optimum administration,” Dr Basu, a member of the board, mentioned.

The cricket nice’s members of the family had been current throughout the assembly and had been defined concerning the illness course of and additional therapeutic plan.

“The angioplasty will happen for positive in a couple of days or perhaps weeks. He will likely be discharged most likely the day after tomorrow,” she mentioned.

Treating medical doctors will maintain a continuing vigil on his well being situation and take applicable measures at his dwelling after he’s discharged, Dr Basu mentioned.

Dr Devi Shetty is prone to go to Ganguly on Tuesday and sit for one more assembly for the subsequent course of remedy, she mentioned.

Forty-eight-year-old Ganguly had earlier undergone angioplasty after struggling a “delicate” coronary heart assault on Saturday.

He was identified with three blocked coronary arteries, following which a stent was inserted in a single to take away the blockage.

In the meantime, Union Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur visited the hospital to see Ganguly and expressed hope that the cricket board president will quickly return to his regular life.

“Dada is a hero of the nation. He has seen numerous ups and downs in cricket and defeated his opponents quite a few instances. He’ll do the identical this time.

“Sourav was smiling after I met him right this moment. He appeared wonderful and I do know he will likely be again to his regular life quickly and can play an necessary function in taking Indian cricket to the subsequent stage. He has to play a really very important function, first within the BCCI after which in a number of different fields for the nation,” Thakur added.



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