Finance Minister Jaitley to undergo Kidney transplant at AIIMS

Finance Minister Jaitley to undergo Kidney transplant at AIIMS
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New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is suffering from Kidney related health and shall undergo kidney transplant surgery at AIIMS hospital according to official sources.

Mr, Jaitley took to Twitter to make an official statement of his ill health. He tweeted, “I am being treated for kidney-related problems & certain infections that I have contracted. I am therefore currently working in a controlled environment at home. The future course of my treatment would be determined by the doctors treating me.

According to officials, Jaitley will enter the hospital on Saturday. An office source said “Jaitley will be admitted to AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) early morning tomorrow for a kidney operation. All formalities are almost over,” Reuters reported.

Mr. Jaitley had to undergo a gastric bypass operation to keep his diabetes in check in 2014.