Tag Archives: jayalalithaa health

UK Doctor Expresses ‘Shock’ Over Jayalalithaa Health?

London-based sepsis expert Dr Richard Beale, who treated J Jayalalithaa in October expressed his shock over a sudden cardiac arrest suffered by the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on Sunday evening and said he had been keeping in close touch with Apollo Hospitals. “Unfortunately, and in spite of the progress she had made, her underlying health conditions inevitably meant that the ...

Read More »

Apollo Hospital Denies Death Rumours of Jayalalithaa

In a statement, Chennai-based Apollo Hospital denied rumours which began to spread that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa died already. It said the icon leader is on life-support system and its team of doctors are trying their level best to revive her from the cardiac arrest she suffered on Sunday at 4:30 PM. The rumours gained currency when AIDMK, Jayalalithaa’s ...

Read More »

Jayalalithaa News: Chennai-Bound Buses Cancelled

Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation(APSRTC) has cancelled many Chennai-bound buses, especially from Tirupathi and Chittore owing the unpredictable developments on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa’s heart attack and her current situation in Apollo Hospitals. While many VIPs and MPs are queueing up to Apollo hospital in Chennai to enquire about Jayalalithaa’s health, the hospital said that she is ...

Read More »

Jayalalithaa on Tracheostomy Tube: What is Tracheostomy?

Apollo doctors said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is able to speak with the help of a valve attached to the tracheostomy (a tube and attached valve for communication), which is a temporary phase as it entails holding breath while talking. Otherwise, Jayalalithaa is recovering as per the normal course, said Apollo Hospitals Chairman Dr Prathap C Reddy in Chennai ...

Read More »

Jayalalithaa Shifted to Special Room From ICU, Respiratory Support to Continue

It may come as good news that the ailing Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa was shifted from an ICU room to a special room Apollo Hospitals in Chennai on Saturday, while personalised support system and respiratory support would continue, Apollo Hospitals chairman Dr Prathap C. Reddy said. The room has been redone next to the critical care unit where ...

Read More »

After Rahul, Modi May Visit Chennai; TN Governor Holds Talks with AIADMK Seniors

As Jayalalithaa’s recovery will take two more weeks according to doctors overseeing her recovery in hospital, the acting governor of Tamil Nadu has called two senior most cabinet ministers and the state chief secretary for two rounds of talks on Friday and is likely to declare his decision tomorrow to appoint a care-taker Chief Minister, as per the constitution. The ...

Read More »

Day 13: Jayalalithaa Supporters Offer Prays, Throng Temples, Pierce Cheeks

As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa is undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospitals for the 13th day, no bulletin was issued and the administration is likely to inform the Madras High Court on Thursday to clear the doubts persisting all over. Despite restrictions outside the hospital, hundreds of AIADMK supporters have been seen outside along the road while many women ...

Read More »

Jayalalitha’s Blood Report Leak on Twitter Another Hoax?

Compounding the confusion about Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s health condition, a new message with a visual has been posted on Twitter alleging that it was a leaked blood report of the ailing AIADMK leader. There is no immediate response from the Apollo Hospitals or the Tamil Nadu administration. Apparently retweeted, it said: “Allegedly leaked health report of #Jayalalithaa,” with a ...

Read More »

Jayalalithaa’s Health Update: HC Gives 2 Days to Reply

Amid secrecy surrounding Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa’s unknown ailment, the Madras high court finally came down heavily upon the government machinery on Tuesday to inform the court and the public about the health condition of the AIADMK leader. “AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa is holding public office, and therefore her state of health must be clarified by government officials ...

Read More »