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Odisha Guv clarifies he is fine, rubbishes heart attack talks

Bhubaneswar, Oct 20: A day after media reported Odisha Governor SC Jamir was unwell, Jamir stated he is fine and had visited Apollo Hospital for just a normal check up.

In a video which went viral on social media, Jamir also stated, 'It is unfortunate that a misinformation is doing rounds on media that I had a heart attack.'

However, the Raj Bhavan sources have not stated anything on the matter yet.

Yesterday, media reported that Jamir had been admitted to Apollo Hospital, Bhubaneswar, after his health condition deteriorated following some days' of uneasiness since October 15. He complained of chest pain and also faced some discomfort while eating, it was reported.

Cardiac specialist of the Apollo Hospital Dr PK Sahu had stated although the condition of the Governor is stable, he has been kept under observation.

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