Vajpayee to undergo health check-up at AIIMSMarch 21st, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been admitted to the All Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for a regular medical check-up, a hospital official said Saturday.
Vajpayee, 84, was admitted Friday evening for a routine check-up, almost three weeks after he was discharged from the hospital.
“Vajpayee will undergo a series of tests during his two day stay in the hospital,” said AIIMS medical superintendent D.K Sharma.
The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader was admitted to AIIMS Feb 3 for a chest infection. He was put on ventilator after his condition became serious following a lung infection but was discharged March 1.
Tags: aiims new delhi, bharatiya janata party, bjp leader, chest infection, former prime minister, friday evening, Health Science, lung infection, march 1, march 21, medical check, medical sciences, medical superintendent, routine check, ventilator