Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Monday said RJD President Lalu Prasad Yadav underwent successful kidney transplant surgery in Singapore and was shifted to ICU. Yadav said in a tweet that both Prasad and his elder sister Rohini Acharya, who donated a kidney to their father, are doing well after the transplant.
“After a successful kidney transplant operation, Papa has been shifted from operation theater to ICU. Donor elder sister Rohini Acharya and our national president, both are doing well. Thank you for your prayers and wishes,” he posted a video. Where did you go? clip.
The RJD president, who is suffering from several health problems, was advised to undergo a kidney transplant. His daughter Rohini Acharya, who lives in Singapore, stepped in to support her father.
According to reports, Lalu Prasad Yadav’s close aide Bhola Yadav, his son Tejashwi Yadav and his political advisor Sanjay Yadav, former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi and elder daughter Misa Bharti are in Singapore to be with the RJD chief.
Ahead of the surgery today, Acharya shared pictures with his father on Twitter and said, “Ready to rock and roll. Wish me luck.”
Yadav, who is out on bail, has been jailed for his involvement in fodder cases and has been hospitalized several times in Delhi and Ranchi for treatment.
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