Assam : Ex-CM Tarun Gogoi’s health becomes worse

Since Saturday afternoon, former Chief Minister of Assam, Sri Tarun Gogoi’s health has become worse than before. Currently he is kept under mechanical ventilation.

Himanta Biswa Sarma , the Health Minister of Assam paid a visit to the former three-time Chief Minister at Gauhati Medical College Hospital (GMCH).

Post recovery from COVID-19, Tarun Gogoi was re-admitted to GMCH’s intensive care unit on 1st of November.

The Health Minister said, “The health condition of former CM Tarun Gogoi deteriorated since this afternoon. The normal functioning of his kidney, heart and liver is going down. As per the doctors, his condition is going towards multi-organ failure.”

Himanta Biswa Sarma informed that the former Chief Minister was reported to be in an unconscious state and has not been able to identify anyone.

“The medicines, required to bring back the normal functioning of his kidney, heart, are being administered. If the medicines work, then his kidney and heart may function normally again,” Sarma said.

He also laments that Tarun Gogoi is not in a condition where he could be taken to Delhi for further treatment.

The team of Doctors is in touch with Doctors from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.

Gogoi after complained about his breathing problems was immediately admitted to the ICU of GMCH at 10.30 pm on November 1.

The three-time CM was discharged on October 25 after 60 days of hospitalization.

After being tested positive for COVID-19 he was admitted to the GMCH on August 26.

Among others, Senior Congress leader and Nagaon Lok Sabha MP, Pradyut Bordoloi also visited Gogoi in GMCH to take stock of his health condition on Saturday evening.