Union minister Shripad Naik, who was injured in a street accident in Karnataka, underwent a number of surgical procedures on the Goa Medical School and Hospital (GMCH) close to right here in the course of the evening, a senior official from the hospital stated on Tuesday. The well being situation of the minister is steady, the official stated.
Naik (68) underwent surgical procedures for fractures on each fingers and a leg, he stated. The Union minister acquired accidents, whereas his spouse Vijaya and an aide died on Monday when their automobile met with the accident close to Ankola in Uttar Kannada district, whereas he was returning to dwelling state Goa from Dharmasthala in neighbouring Karnataka.
Naik, the BJP MP from North Goa and at present Union Minister of State for Defence and AYUSH, was shifted to the GMCH close to Panaji round 11.10 pm, sources earlier stated. Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday evening stated Naik’s situation was essential earlier, however now he’s “steady”.
“A group of docs led by Dean of GMCH Dr Shivanand Bandekar is treating him. We’re giving him one of the best medical care, the chief minister stated. Well being Minister Vishwajit Rane stated one other medical group is on a standby to make sure greatest remedy for Naik.
The Karnataka police earlier stated that Naik, alongside along with his spouse, private assistant Deepak, his shut confidante Sai Kiran, gunman and the driving force have been heading from Yallapur to Gokarna on Monday evening. On the way in which, the driving force misplaced management over the automobile close to Hosakambi village in Ankola Taluk of Uttara Kannada and the automobile overturned, they stated.
“It was not a collision between automobiles. Prima facie it seems to be the case of the driving force shedding management of the automobile,” a police officer advised .