The health of Himachal Pradesh chief minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu is improving and he will return soon, his media adviser Naresh Chauhan said on Wednesday. Chauhan told reporters that Sukhu may return before Diwali. The chief minister was earlier moved to the general ward of AIIMS-Delhi from the ICU.
The veteran Congress leader was admitted to the Indira Gandhi Medical College Hospital (IGMCH) in Shimla on October 25 after he complained of abdominal pain and stomach infection. Two days later, he was flown to Delhi and admitted to AIIMS, where he remains under treatment.
Officials at the hospital had earlier said Sukhu was admitted to AIIMS for a second opinion. Chauhan said the CM is healthy, eating regular food, and also going through important files and issuing directions to officials, as well as take some days’ rest on the advice of doctors, he added.
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