Panaji: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) is monitoring the medical treatment being given to Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar at Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital, where he has been admitted since 15 February, the Deputy Speaker of the State Assembly, Michael Lobo, said.
“The PMO is monitoring the treatment. He (Parrikar) is being given the best of the medical treatment and he is recovering,” Lobo said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had visited Parrikar at the hospital yesterday during his Mumbai visit.
Parrikar was admitted to the Mumbai hospital after an initial check-up in Goa as he complained of stomach pains. According to the doctors at the Lilavati Hospital, he is suffering from pancreatitis.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is admitted to the Lilavati Hospital with a pancreatic ailment, is responding to the treatment and his condition is stable, BJP MP from South Goa Narendra Sawaikar also said.
“Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is undergoing treatment at the Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai and is equally responding to the treatment. He is being treated by best of the experts and as per the information his condition is stable,” Sawaikar said in a statement issued here.
He also rubbished the reports that Parrikar would be shifted to the US for further treatment.