Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was today taken to a Mumbai hospital after initial health examination at Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) for apparent food poisoning, a senior official here said.
Parrikar last night complained of stomachache and visited GMCH for a health examination, the official in the Chief Minister’s Office said.
After the check-up, he was taken to Mumbai in a flight for further examination, he said.
“He went home after the initial check-up and again came to the hospital this morning for the second round of check-up. His health is better now but he has been referred to a hospital in Mumbai for a further check-up,” the official said.
GMCH dean Pradip Naik said the Goa chief minister had come to the hospital last night but refused to give details.