Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha in hospital after a mild heart attack in China

Narayan Kaji Shrestha
File: Narayan Kaji Shrestha

Kathmandu, October 19

Home Minister Narayan Kaji Shrestha has suffered a mild heart attack in China.

Shrestha, who is currently in China to take part in the BRI Conference, has been admitted to a hospital where he is undergoing treatment.

His personal secretary Suresh Kaji Shrestha said he is out of danger.

He had been feeling uneasy the entire day on Wednesday and complained of chest pain during the night after which he was taken to a hospital, said Suresh Kaji.

Suresh Kaji said that after an angiogram was done at the hospital, it was revealed that there was a blockage in the blood circulation in the one-way valve of the heart.

He is currently kept in the ICU for observation. According to Home Minister Shrestha’s secretariat, he is now out of danger.

The Home Minister was due to return on Friday.

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