KATHMANDU — Nepali Congress General Secretary Shashanka Koirala’s health condition is improving and he has regained consciousness this morning, according to the doctors involved in his treatment.
The 58-year-year-old leader, however, is still on advanced life support at the Intensive Care Unit of the Chabahil-based hospital.
“His condition is still critical, but showing signs of improvement”, says a statement issued this morning by Om Hospital, where Koirala has been undergoing treatment since Tuesday evening.
Dr Koirala’s blood pressure has stabilized with minimum medical support while oxygen saturation remains maintained, with adequate urine output, adds the statement. He is also responding to verbal commands since last night.
He suffered from aspiration pneumonia followed by septic shock and multiple organ dysfunction syndrome yesterday.Follow @gorkhapost
First Roland Macaulay Cup to start on November 21
BIRATNAGAR— The First Roland Macaulay Cup is being held in the capital on November 21-24.
To be organized by the Cricket Association of the Blind, Nepal, cricket clubs–Myagdi, Jhapa, Bardiya and Tribhuvan Army–will participate in the First Roland Macaulay Cup twenty20 cricket tournament, said Pawan Ghimire, the Central President of the Association at a press conference here.
The estimated budget is approximately Rs 750,000. The opening match will be held between Jhapa and Bardiya, said the organizer.Follow @gorkhapost