Goa CM Manohar Parrikar Hospitalised Again, This Time For Dehydration And Low BP

| February 26 , 2018 , 12:13 IST

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who was previously diagnosed with a pancreas-related ailment and undergoing treatment was once again hospitalised on late Sunday for dehydration, and low blood pressure.

Parrikar was brought in a wheelchair accompanied by a family member to the Goa Medical College in the night and was eventually admitted.  

CMO of GMC hospital told ANI that Parrikar had slight dehydration and he is under observation. He said, “Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had slight dehydration, he was taking treatment at home. Doctors at GMC advised to treat him in GMC, he is responding well to the treatment and is under observation.”

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"We have posted specialist doctors who are monitoring his health continuously," said Goa Health Minister Vishwajit Rane to the Press Trust of India.

Earlier, several media reports had announced that Manohar Parrikar was diagnosed with Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer and he went for the treatment of the same which was then immediately refuted by BJP leaders and the hospital.

On February 15, Parrikar was admitted to Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai and treated for mild pancreatitis. He later returned to Goa on Thursday, February 22 and presented the Annual Goa budget Of 2018-19.