Bhubaneswar, Oct 20: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan met Governor Dr SC Jamir at the Apollo Hospitals here and prayed for his early recovery.
Speaking to media persons, Dharmendra said, 'The Governor is normal and all the medical tests conducted on him have found him in good health'. Wishing Jamir a long and healthy life the Union Minister hoped that he would be released from hospital shortly.
Notably, the Governor has been undergoing treatment at the hospital since the last night. Though it was reported that Jamir was hospitalised following a cardiac arrest, his PRO has denied the report saying that the Governor is under a general checkup.
Soon after he was put in the hospital, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met the Governor and prayed for his early recovery.
Pradhan too prayed for early recovery of Jamir's health.