New Delhi, Aug 11: Home Minister Rajnath Singh reached All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Saturday to meet former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee to enquire about his health condition. Also Read - BJP-JD(U) Jodi Like Tendulkar-Sehwag: Rajnath Singh in All Praises For Nitish Kumar Govt in Bihar
The Union Minister had earlier visited Vajpayee at the hospital on July 24. He had reportedly reached the hospital around 7.30 PM and left around 8.30 PM. Also Read - AIIMS Delhi Reports First Case of COVID-19 Linked Brain Nerve Damage in a Child
Atal Bihari Vajpayee was admitted to AIIMS earlier in June following kidney tract infection, chest congestion and urinary tract infection. However, he was hospitalised on the advice of doctors. At AIIMS, he is under the supervision of Dr Randeep Guleria, who has served as personal physician to him since over three decades.
Born in 1924, Vajpayee entered politics during the Quit India movement in 1942. He was elected to Lok Sabha from Lucknow in 1991, 1996, 1998, 1999 and 2004.