Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda collapsed because of low blood sugar in Chitradurga whereas on his strategy to town from Shivamogga on Sunday and has been admitted to a hospital right here, official sources mentioned. Gowda (67) is at present steady and is present process additional checks and therapy at a non-public hospital.
The Union Minister for Chemical compounds and Fertilizers was dropped at Aster CMI hospital at 4:45 pm on Sunday.
His situation is steady and will probably be saved beneath remark for the following 24 hours, the hospital’s spokesperson mentioned in an announcement.
“He’s steady, blood and different parameters are regular. There’s nothing to fret. We’ll maintain him beneath remark for twenty-four hours. The reason for the giddiness was because of low sugar stage,” Dr Brinda, doctor on the hospital, instructed reporters.
Gowda in a tweet mentioned his well being was steady.
“Resulting from low sugar I used to be a bit drained. I am positive now. All parameters,together with Echo, ECG are regular.
I thank all those that wished for my good well being,” he tweeted.
The minister was first admitted to a hospital in Chitradurga and later shifted by an ambulance by means of zero visitors administration, to a non-public hospital right here. Zero visitors administration is a privilege that enables convoys of VVIPs to cross by means of roads the place motion of different autos is briefly halted.
The Minister was on his strategy to Bengaluru from Shivamogga after attending a state BJP assembly. He collapsed after greeting celebration employees and leaders in Chitradurga, the place he had a cease over for lunch at a lodge this afternoon, sources mentioned.
Gowda, a former Chief Minister of Karnataka, was instantly rushed to the Basaveshwara Medical Faculty and Hospital in Chitradurga. After therapy there, he recovered and spoke to BJP leaders and members of the family over cellphone. He was subsequently shifted to the hospital in Bengaluru.
Gowda’s son Karthik instructed reporters “low blood sugar led to it. He’s positive now.”