President Ram Nath Kovind has been rushed to the Army’s Research and Referral (R&R) Hospital in Delhi on Friday after he complained of chest discomfort. As per reports, his condition is stated to be stable.
In a statement on Friday, the Army Hospital confirmed that Kovind was admitted after he complained of chest discomfort. The President underwent routine tests and is now under observation, the hospital added.
"President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind visited Army Hospital (R&R) in New Delhi following chest discomfort this morning. He is undergoing routine check-ups and is under observation. His condition is stable," a medical bulletin by Army R&R Hospital said.
Kovind took the first dose of the vaccine against the COVID-19 earlier this month. “President thanked all doctors, nurses, health workers and administrators who are successfully implementing the largest vaccination drive in history and urged all eligible citizens to get vaccinated,” his office wrote on Twitter.