Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in Delhi on August 19 said in an official statement that medical condition of former president Pranab Mukherjee has “declined” with lung infection setting in.
There has been a decline in the medical condition of Former President Pranab Mukherjee as he has developed features of lung infection. He continues to be on ventilatory support & is currently being managed by a team of specialists: Army Research&Referral Hospital,Delhi— ANI (@ANI) August 19, 2020
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The 84-year old Mukherjee was admitted to the hospital on August 10.
To recall, Pranab Mukherjee served as India’s 13th President from 2012 to 2017. Before that, he was Union Finance Minister from 2009 to 2012.