Sourav Ganguly Stable, Doctors Keeping Constant Vigil On His Health. Modi Speaks To Him

Sourav Ganguly, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president and former India captain, is currently stable having undergone angioplasty after suffering “chest discomfort” on Saturday. On Sunday, a bulletin provided by the Woodlands hospital in Kolkata, said that Ganguly “had an uneventful last night”. A routine ECG will be done on him on Sunday morning. The bulletin also said that the treating doctors are keeping a constant vigil on the BCCI chief’s health situation and taking appropriate measures.

He had an uneventful last night and presently Afebrile. He is sleeping now,” said the Woodlands Hospital bulletin.

“Pulse-70/min, BP- 110/70mmHg, Spo2-98 per cent in room air. Respiratory rate-16/min. Routine ECG to be done in the morning. Treating doctors are keeping constant vigil on his health situation and taking appropriate measures from time to time,” the bulletin added.

Meanwhile Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday morning, enquired about his health and wished him a speedy recovery. He also spoke to Saurav’s wife Dona Ganguly.

The former India skipper was taken to the Woodlands hospital emergency on Saturday at 1pm. He was suffering with “chest discomfort, heaviness of head, vomiting and a spell of dizziness while performing physical exercise in the home gymnasium at around 11am”.

A coronavirus test was also conducted on Ganguly and he tested negative for it on Saturday.