Jayalalithaa Admitted To Hospital After Cardiac Arrest. Twiterratis Think She’s Already Dead!

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9:09 am 5 Dec, 2016

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa suffered a cardiac arrest late on December 4. She has been put on a heart assist device.

 

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Jayalalithaa has been undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai since September 22, after she complained of fever, dehydration and congestion. She was later put on ventilator and treated with antibiotics for infection and lung congestion. Later, doctors did a tracheotomy – an incision in the windpipe made to relieve an obstruction to breathing.

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A team of doctors including UK-based intensivist Dr Richard Beale and doctors from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, comprising pulmonologist Dr G Khilnani, anaesthesiologist Dr Anjan Trikha and cardiologist Dr Nitish Nayak, joined the team of doctors at Apollo Hospitals to treat her.

It had been announced on December 4 that she had made a full recovery.


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“She (Jayalalithaa) is being treated and monitored by a team of experts, including pulmonologists, cardiologists and critical care specialists,” said Subbiah Viswanathan, COO of Apollo Hospitals, where Jayalalithaa has been receiving treatment.

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Later, the hospital tweeted:

 

In another tweet, the hospital made an emotional appeal requesting all to pray for her good health.

Acting Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao visited the hospital in the early hours of Monday to enquire about Jayalalithaa’s health.

President Pranab Mukherjee tweeted:



 

Crowds gathered outside Apollo hospital as news of Jayalalithaa’s health poured in.

 

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Nine units of anti-riot police, each with about 100 members, were being prepped to be flown into Tamil Nadu, if needed.

However, the Twitterati think it otherwise:


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