Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is admitted in hospital

Former Indian Prime Minister and senior BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee is currently admitted in a Delhi hospital.

The 93-year-old leader was admitted to the AIIMS- All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi this week. Reports claim that the former PM is undergoing some routine health checkups in the hospital.

AIIMS doctors have issued a statement about the health of Vajpayee. He is reportedly suffering from Urinary Tract Infection and chest congestion.

It has been reported that the doctors are hopeful of discharging him in few days as he is stable and responding to treatment.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee remained the Prime Minister of India between 1998 till 2004. He is known for his calm way of talking and poetry.

Due to old age related ailments, Vajpayee has been out of public life for the past few years.