PM Modi’s mother admitted to Ahmedabad hospital


Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraba, 100, was taken to U N Mehta Institute of Cardiology & Research Centre in Ahmedabad Wednesday morning, BJP sources said.

State BJP chief C R Paatil and Chief Principal Secretary to Gujarat Chief minister Bhupendra Patel were also seen arriving at the hospital in the afternoon. State health minister Rushikesh Patel also reached the hospital.

Heeraba lives with her youngest son Pankaj, a retired Gujarat government official, at Raisan in the state’s Gandhinagar district. Modi had last met her on December 4, a day before he cast his vote for the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections