Patna: Lok Janshakti Party President Ramvilas Paswan admitted to ICU after complaining of breathlessness.
Union Minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan was admitted to the ICU of a private hospital in Patna late on Thursday evening after he complained of breathlessness.
Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to the minister R C Meena said that Paswan was admitted to the ICU of Paras hospital and that doctors are examining him.
As the news of Paswan’s admission in the hospital spread, LJP supporters started gathering outside the hospital on Bailey road.
Paswan, Union Minister for Food and Consumer Affairs, was in Patna on a four-day tour of the state during which he had some political engagements as well as a Makar Sankranti function in Patna on 15 January.
LJP spokesman Ashraf Ansari said that the minister’s wife and MP son Chirag Paswan are with him in the hospital.
Union Minister Vijay Goel wished him speedy recovery.