‘Sourav Ganguly stable, likely to be discharged from hospital on Wednesday’


Sourav Ganguly is likely to be discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, Woodlands Hospital MD & CEO Dr Rupali Basu instructed reporters on Monday. She knowledgeable that the BCCI president and former India captain is retaining properly and the medical board, in session with Ganguly’s members of the family, determined that angioplasty would be carried out for 2 broken coronary arteries at a later date.

“Our nine-member medical board met today at 11.30 am with reputed specialists on zoom platform. The consensus of the board was that deferring the angioplasty for now is deemed to be a safer option since Mr Ganguly is stable, without any chest pain and is on optimal medical management,” Dr Basu mentioned on the press convention.

“The family members were present during the board meeting and were explained about the disease process and further therapeutic plan,” she added.

Angioplasty was carried out on Ganguly’s proper coronary artery after he suffered a gentle coronary heart assault on Saturday. Dr Basu mentioned the opposite two broken coronary arteries, too, want angioplasty however that wouldn’t be carried out throughout the present admission. Surgery has been dominated out.

Asked when Ganguly is likely to be discharged, Dr Basu mentioned: “Dr Devi Shetty is coming tomorrow. We will have another round of discussion. He is likely to be discharged on Wednesday.”

Meanwhile, Minister of State for Finance and former BCCI president Anurag Thakur visited Ganguly on the hospital and hoped that the previous India captain would return to “routine, normal life soon”.


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