Manmohan Singh
Manmohan Singh|File photo

Manmohan Singh stable, had developed reaction to medication: Sources

New Delhi, May 11, 2020

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who was admitted to Delhi's All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after he developed a reaction to new medication, is stable, sources said on Monday.

Singh was brought to the AIIMS on Sunday at 8.45 p.m. According to AIIMS sources, Singh was admitted for observation and investigation after he developed a febrile reaction to the new medication.

"He is being investigated to rule out other causes of fever and is being provided care as needed. He is stable and under care of a team of doctors at AIIMS," the sources said.

The senior Congress leader is under the supervision of Dr Nitish Nayak. Singh and has been kept under observation at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

In 2009, Singh had undergone a successful coronary bypass surgery at AIIMS, a complex beating-heart operation that took nearly 14 hours.