Former India skipper and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly was hospitalised on Saturday after he complained of chest pain. The 48-year-old is currently 'stable' and admitted to the emergency ward of a private hospital.
The former skipper felt uneasy while he was at the gym and complained of pain on is left arm. He was subsequently taken to the Woodlands hospital.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tweeted to say that Ganguly suffered a "mild cardiac arrest". The TMC supremo wished him a speedy recovery.
Sad to hear that @SGanguly99 suffered a mild cardiac arrest and has been admitted to hospital.
Wishing him a speedy and full recovery. My thoughts and prayers are with him and his family!
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) January 2, 2021
BCCI secretary Jay Shah wished Ganguly a speedy recovery and added that he has spoken to the former cricketer's family and that he is stable and responding well to the treatment.
I wish and pray for the speedy recovery of @SGanguly99. I’ve spoken to his family. Dada is stable and is responding well to the treatment.
— Jay Shah (@JayShah) January 2, 2021
As per news agency ANI, Dr Rupali Basi, MD and CEO, Woodlands has stated that Sourav Ganguly is stable haemodynamically and has received loading doses of dual anti platelets and statin and is undergoing primary angioplasty.
Sourav Ganguly is stable haemodynamically. He has received loading doses of dual anti platelets and statin and is undergoing primary angioplasty now: Dr Rupali Basu, MD & CEO, Woodlands https://t.co/neXSwr5UUG
— ANI (@ANI) January 2, 2021
A number of people took to social media to wish Ganguly a speedy recovery.
India skipper Virat Kohli wrote, "Praying for your speedy recovery. Get well soon 🙏 @SGanguly99."
Praying for your speedy recovery. Get well soon 🙏 @SGanguly99
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 2, 2021
The International Cricket Council too joined in wishing the 48-year-old.
Former India captain and current BCCI President Sourav Ganguly suffered a mild cardiac arrest earlier today. He is now in a stable condition.
We wish him a speedy recovery! pic.twitter.com/HkiwFhjyih
— ICC (@ICC) January 2, 2021
Former Pakistan pacer Waqar Younis tweeted, "You are a strong individual Dada @SGanguly99 Sending prayers for a speedy recovery #GetWellSoonDada."
— Waqar Younis (@waqyounis99) January 2, 2021
"Dada , jaldi se theek hone ka. Praying for your quick and speedy recovery," shared former cricketer Virender Sehwag, while Gautam Gambhir shared, Wishing @SGanguly99 a speedy recovery. Take care & god bless!"
Dada , jaldi se theek hone ka.
Praying for your quick and speedy recovery @SGanguly99 .
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) January 2, 2021
Wishing @SGanguly99 a speedy recovery. Take care & god bless!
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) January 2, 2021
Shikhar Dhawan, Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh tweeted to him as well.
Praying for your speedy recovery Dada @SGanguly99 🙏 Get well soon.
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) January 2, 2021
Wishing you a speedy recovery Dada @SGanguly99
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) January 2, 2021
Dada @SGanguly99 Get well soon 🙏🙏
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) January 2, 2021
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