Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, who tested positive for COVID-19 few weeks ago, shifted to ICU, son Faisal tweets


Veteran Congress leader Ahmed Patel has been shifted to the Intensive Care Unit of a private hospital in Gurgaon weeks after he tested positive for COVID-19. His son, Faisal Patel, took to Twitter to announce the deterioration in the health of the veteran Congress leader.

The tweet by Faisal Patel read, “On behalf of his family, we would like to share that Shri Ahmed Patel had tested positive for Covid19 a few weeks ago. He has now been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon for further treatment. His condition is stable and he continues to be under medical observation…We request you to pray for his speedy recovery.”

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot tweeted, “Much concerned about the health of senior Congress leader and MP @ahmedpatel ji. My prayers & best wishes for his speedy recovery. May he gets well soon.”

Patel’s party colleague, Manish Tewari wrote, “Prayers for @ahmedpatel ji’s speedy recovery.” Another Congress colleague from Maharashtra, Sachin Sawant, wrote, “Praying for the speedy recovery of our leader @ahmedpatel ji.”