A day after being informed by his doctor that Sourav Ganguly will be discharged on Thursday, the former Indian skipper has decided to spend another day at the Woodlands Hospital in Kolkata despite being medically fit.
“Sourav Ganguly who is admitted here is doing well. He is clinically fit. He wanted to stay back in the hospital for one more today so he will go home tomorrow,” Woodlands Hospital said in its recent statement.”
Ganguly was earlier admitted to the hospital on Saturday after suffering mild heart attack and subsequently underwent angioplasty.
Earlier, noted cardiac surgeon Dr Devi Shetty, who came to Kolkata on Tuesday morning to see former Indian skipper and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly, said that the former batting great is stable and can now be discharged from the hospital.
“Sourav Ganguly is fit and he can get back to normal life as it was. He can be discharged tomorrow,” Dr Shetty said. Ganguly had three blocked coronary arteries and a stent was inserted in one to remove the blockage.