Bihar’s political stalwart and RJD Chief, former Chief minister of Bihar and former Union Railway Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav is undergoing two major heart surgeries. He is admitted at a premium hospital in Mumbai to to replace an aortic valve and the other to repair the aorta.
A spokesperson for the Asian Heart Institute, located in suburban Bandra Kurla complex, said that the surgery began today in the morning. He has been diagnosed with ‘aortic stenosis’.
Lalu was admitted to the hospital on Monday, which is followed by a series of medical tests and evaluation. Later, the team of doctors decided to operate 66-year-old leader.
Institute is headed by Dr Ramakanta Panda, who had operated on former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh five years ago