BJP president Gadkari undergoes surgery

BJP President Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday underwent a gastric bypass surgery for treatment of Type II diabetes at Saifi Hospital in Mumbai.

Updated: Sep 13, 2011, 23:07 PM IST

New Delhi: BJP President Nitin Gadkari
on Tuesday underwent a gastric bypass surgery for treatment of Type
II diabetes at Saifi Hospital in Mumbai.
Gadkari (54) is a known diabetic and had poor control
of his sugar levels with early diabetic nephropathy despite
currently available medical management, according to Mufazzal
Lakdawala, surgeon at the Saifi Hospital, who conducted the
surgery.
His sugar levels were not under control for quite
some time, he said.

PTI