West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed her concerns. She has tweeted "Concerned to hear that former Chief Minister BuddhadebBhattacharjee has been hospitalised with breathing problems. Praying for his speedy recovery and wishing him well."
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar has also taken twitter to express his concern “Wishing speedy health recovery of Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya admitted in Hospital. Getting update from hospital authorities.” He tweeted.
The 76 year old veteran served as chief minister of West Bengal from 6 November 2000 – 13 May 2011.