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Sushma Swaraj Admitted to AIIMS After Severe Chest Pain

The condition of the 64-year-old minister is stable now, according to reports.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: Reuters)

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was admitted to Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Monday evening after she complained of severe chest pain. She is under treatment for fever, chest congestion with features of pneumonia.

According to sources at AIIMS, she was admitted to the old private ward of Pulmonary Medicine Department around 5 pm.

Around 10 pm, sixty-four-year-old Swaraj was shifted to the Cardio-Neuro Centre of the hospital.

An official statement by AIIMS said her condition was stable. Swaraj is scheduled to meet Pakistan Foreign Ssecretary Aijaz Ahmed on Tuesday.

(With agency inputs)

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