Dalai Lama to be discharged todayOctober 14th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama, who underwent a gall bladder surgery at a hospital here, will be discharged today.
The Nobel laureate underwent a laproscopic surgery to remove stones in the gallbladder. He was admitted to Sir Gangaram Hospital last Thursday. In August, the 73-year-old Dalai Lama was admitted to a Mumbai hospital and underwent tests for abdominal discomfort.
Doctors advised him to cancel a planned trip to Europe and rest, saying he was suffering from exhaustion.
The Dalai Lama normally spends several months a year travelling the world to teach Buddhism and highlight the Tibetans”” struggle for greater freedom in China. (ANI)
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