The condition former President Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged and he continues to be on ventilator support, a health bulletin by Army’s Research and Referral (R&R) Hospital read on Saturday. The 84 year old Bharat Ratna recipient underwent brain surgery on August 10 to remove a blood clot. He tested positive for coronavirus.
His daughter tweeted today, “ In his childhood, my dad and my uncle would hoist National Flag at our ancestral home in village. Since then, he never missed a year to hoist tri-colour on Independence Day.”