Vajpayee to undergo health check-up at AIIMS

March 21st, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS  

Bharatiya Janata Party 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.

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