Parrikar to fly to US for medical treatment tomorrow

PTI
Goa, India Published: Aug 09, 2018, 04:50 PM(IST)

Manohar Parrikar. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

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A senior CMO official said that Parrikar would be leaving for Mumbai tonight.

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said today.

Parrikar (62) is suffering from a pancreatic ailment and had, earlier, flown to the US on March 7 for treatment. He returned to the country on June 14.

A statement from the Chief Minister's Office today informed that Parrikar would not be available in the state between August 10-17.

A senior CMO official said that Parrikar would be leaving for Mumbai tonight from where he is scheduled to fly to the USA for medical treatment. 

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