84 year old, former President Mr. Pranab Mukherjee tested positive for Covid 19 is on ventilator support in Army Hospital Research and Referral in Delhi.
A veteran statesman and leader, Mr. Mukherjee is author of several books on Indian economy and nation building. After serving as India’s president from 2012 to 2017, he underwent a successful life saving emergency surgery to remove the clot in his brain. His condition continues to be critical, sources said late Monday night.
Some positive news was heard, when his son Abhijit Mukherjee on Thursday updated media with his responding to medical intervention, calling him a fighter.
People who met him recently have been advised to isolate and medications are still going on. We all hope for his fast recovery.