Environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna hospitalised

Dehradun: Noted environmentalist and 'Chipko Movement' leader Sunderlal Bahuguna has been hospitalised after he complained of chest pain.

Bahuguna, 84, was admitted to the ICU of government Doon Hospital yesterday after complaining of chest pain and breathing problem, B C Pathak, Chief Medical Superintendent of the hospital, said.

"His condition is stable now," said Pathak, who is also the activist's son-in-law.

Pathak said Bahuguna has been suffering from cardiac problem of left ventricular dysfunction as well as chest infection due to which he is also facing some difficulty in sitting.