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Pranab Mukherjee in hospital live updates: Pranab Mukherjee's condition remains unchanged, says hospital

The condition of former president Pranab Mukherjee continues to be critical and he remains on ventilator support. He was admitted to the hospital and underwent a surgery for removal of a clot in his brain. The 84-year-old had also tested positive for Covid-19 prior to the surgery. Stay here for live updates

THE TIMES OF INDIA | Aug 14, 2020, 13:10:54 IST
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Pranab Mukherjee in hospital live updates: Pranab Mukherjee's condition remains unchanged, says hospital
13:10 (IST) Aug 14

Condition of Pranab Mukherjee has not worsened, confirms daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee

"Without getting into medical jargons, whatever I could understand from last two days is that though my dad's condition continues to remain very critical, it hasn't worsened. There's little improvement in his eyes' reaction to light," she said in a tweet this morning.

12:31 (IST) Aug 14

96-hour observation period ends today. My father's vital parameters continue to remain stable and he is responding to external stimuli & treatment: Abhijit Mukherjee, Son of former President Pranab Mukherjee on his father's health.

10:49 (IST) Aug 14

The condition of former President Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged this morning. He is under intensive care and continues to be on ventilatory support. His vital parameters are presently stable: Army Research & Referral (R&R) Hospital, Delhi (ANI)

09:00 (IST) Aug 14

Mukherjee, 84, remained deeply comatose on Thursday.

“He would always ask about Dino, Tyson and Jacky,” Abhijit said, referring to dogs his daughter Suchismita, Pranab’s granddaughter, had rescued.

08:58 (IST) Aug 14

Dad asked for jackfruit from village: Pranab's son

Less than a week before former President Pranab Mukherjee went on ventilator support, he had called up his son with a request. "Kaathal niye aaye (bring me some jackfruit)," he had told Abhijit, his politician son in Bengali, longing for a bit of home.

14:46 (IST) Aug 13

My father is and always been a fighter, he is slowly responding to medical interventions: Pranab Mukherjee's son

Calling Pranab Mukherjee a fighter, his son Abhijit Mukherjee on Thursday said the former President of India is slowly responding to medical interventions. In a tweet, Abhijit urged well-wisher to pray for his father's speedy recovery. "My father is & has always been a fighter! He is slowly responding to medical interventions & all his vital parameters are stable. I urge upon every well-wisher to pray for my father's speedy recovery! We need them," he said in a tweet. Earlier in the day, Abhijit alleged that fake news is being circulated by reputed journalists on social media regarding his father's death. "My Father Shri Pranab Mukherjee is still alive & haemodynamically stable! Speculations & fake news being circulated by reputed Journalists on social media clearly reflects that Media in India has become a factory of Fake News," Abhijit Mukherjee tweeted.

14:34 (IST) Aug 13

On August 10, Mukherjee underwent life-saving emergency surgery for brain clot on August 10 has not shown any improvement and his health status had worsened.

12:40 (IST) Aug 13

The condition of former president Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged and he is deeply comatose, the Army's Research and Referral hospital said on Thursday

11:12 (IST) Aug 13

Condition of Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged, is in deep comatose: Hospital

11:07 (IST) Aug 13

Doctors attending on him said Mukherjee has stable vital parameters and he continues to be on ventilator support.

11:07 (IST) Aug 13

The condition of former President Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged and he is deeply comatose, the Army's Research and Referral hospital said on Thursday.

10:18 (IST) Aug 13

Pranab Mukherjee is alive and haemodynamically stable: Son, daughter refute rumours

10:13 (IST) Aug 13

Meanwhile, Army Research & Referral Hospital also clarified that the condition of former President Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged this morning. "He is deeply comatose with stable vital parameters and continues to be on ventilatory support," the hospital said in a statement.

10:11 (IST) Aug 13

Former President's daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee also refuted the rumours about his father.

"Rumours about my father is false. Request, esp'ly to media, NOT to call me as I need to keep my phone free for any updates from the hospital," Sharmistha tweeted.

09:48 (IST) Aug 13

Dismissing "speculation" and "fake news" regarding the health of Pranab Mukherjee, his son Abhijit Mukherjee on Thursday said that the former President is still alive and "haemodynamically" stable.

He alleged that fake news is being circulated by reputed journalists on social media regarding his father's death.

09:24 (IST) Aug 13

My father is stable, says Pranab Mukherjee's son

My father is stable, says Pranab Mukherjee's son
09:23 (IST) Aug 13

"May God do whatever is best for him and give me strength to accept both joys and sorrows of life with equanimity. I sincerely thank all for their concerns," Sharmistha Mukherjee said on Twitter.

09:23 (IST) Aug 13

"Last year August 8 was one of the happiest days for me as my dad received Bharat Ratna. Exactly a year later on August 10 he fell critically ill.

09:23 (IST) Aug 13

The former president's daughter and Congress leader Sharmistha Mukherjee prayed for her father saying may God do whatever is best for him.

09:22 (IST) Aug 13

The condition of the former president had worsened on Tuesday and he had not shown signs of improvement, the doctors attending on him said.

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