Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s health suddenly deteriorated on Tuesday. He has been admitted to the CN Tower of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) with immediate effect, complaining of shortness of breath and persistent chest pressure, where he is undergoing treatment. AIIMS is making a medical board to examine Dr. Manmohan Singh, which will be headed by Dr. Randeep Guleria of AIIMS.
It is noteworthy that on April 19 this year, Manmohan Singh was also infected with the corona virus. He was admitted to AIIMS. He was diagnosed with the corona virus after having a mild fever. The former prime minister took two doses of the corona vaccine on March 4 and April 3. Dr. Manmohan Singh is a senior Congress leader and is currently a member of Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan. He was the Prime Minister of the country from 2004 to 2014.
The 14th Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh is known as a thinker and scholar. He was born on 26 September 1932 in a village in the Punjab province of undivided India. He completed his matriculation from Panjab University in 1948. He then went on to pursue further education at the University of Cambridge in the UK. In 1957 he obtained a First Class Honors degree in Economics. Then in 1962 he did his D.Phil in Economics from Oxford University, Nuffield College. In 1971, Dr. Manmohan Singh joined the Ministry of Commerce as Economic Adviser. In 1972, he was appointed Chief Economic Adviser to the Ministry of Finance.
Dr. Manmohan Singh was the Finance Minister of India from 1991 to 1996. During his political career, Manmohan Singh was a member of the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament, since 1991, where he was the Leader of the Opposition from 1998 to 2004. He was sworn in as Prime Minister on 22 May 2004 after the 2004 general election and became Prime Minister for the second time on 22 May 2009.