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Jaitley lost 17 kg after surgery for diabetes management

Sep 23, 2014    

New Delhi Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has lost 17 kgs in the last three weeks after he underwent gastric bypass surgery for diabetes management. The 61yearold Jaitley, who has been readmitted in a hospital in New Delhi for a postsurgery check up, is likely to be discharged tomorrow, said Pradeep K Chowbey, executive vicechairman of Max Healthcare."He has lost 17 kgs in three weeks post surgery. His diabetes is also under control. His requirement of insulin and other medications has come down. His medication needs to be readjusted to the reduced requirement which is a positiv...

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