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.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.