New Delhi: Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya was on Friday admitted to Woodlands Multispeciality Hospital Limited, in Kolkata. Since his condition is reported to be critical, he has been admitted in the Intensive Coronary or Cardiac Care Unit (ICCU) ward, stated a report.

Bhattacharya was rushed to the private hospital after his health condition deteriorated owing to severe lungs infection. Since he became unconscious, he is currently undergoing medical treatment. According to a report by Times of India, the hospital authorities noted a drop in the blood pressure level of Bhattacharya. Notably, an exclusive medical board has been established to look after his health.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee paid a visit to the hospital to inquire about Bhattacharya’s health.