Manohar Parrikar extremely critical: Goa CMO

Manohar Parrikar. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

PTI Panaji, Goa, India Mar 17, 2019, 07.26 PM (IST)

Ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's health condition is extremely critical, his office said Sunday.

Parrikar, 63, is suffering from a serious pancreatic ailment and is currently at his private residence at Dona Paula near here.

"Chief Minister @manoharparrikar's health condition is extremely critical. Doctors are trying their best," the CMO tweeted this evening. 

The former Defence Minister's health, which has been fluctuating for a year, took a turn for the worse in the past two days. 

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Police presence around the house has also been increased.    

Several party leaders and allies in the state government had rushed to meet him on Saturday.