Jammu, Jan 18: Minister for Rural Development and Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Sagar was hospitalized on Friday afternoon, after he complained of chest pain.
Sources said that soon after Friday prayers, Ali Muhammad Sagar complained about uneasiness and chest pain. He was immediately rushed to Cardiac Care Unit of Government Medical College and Hospital.
A doctor at CCU said that Sagar’s heart rate exceeded much beyond the permissible levels. “In medical terms the state is termed as ‘Flutter’ in which the pulse rate of a patient increases suddenly which can be brought under control by certain medicines. This is first time he has complained of this problem” the doctor said.
Higher Education Minister Akbar Lone, Deputy Chief Minister Tara Chand, Minister for Medical Education Taj-Mohi-ud-din, Minister of State for Industries Sajad Ahmed Kichloo paid him a visit in the hospital.
However, the minister was later discharged from the hospital with doctors suggesting some follow-up and complete rest.
Lastupdate on : Fri, 18 Jan 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Sat, 19 Jan 2013 00:00:00 IST
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