Cartoonist RK Laxman off ventilator

Distinguished cartoonist R K Laxman who was hospitalised last week was taken off ventilator support on Thursday.

By Dhriti Sharma | Last Updated: Jan 24, 2015, 01:11 AM IST
Cartoonist RK Laxman off ventilator

New Delhi: Distinguished cartoonist R K Laxman who was hospitalised last week was taken off ventilator support on Thursday.

He is reportedly showing notable improvement.

Laxman who is 94-year-old was admitted to the intensive care unit of Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital for urinary infection following multiple organ failure last Saturday, reports suggest.