- Advertisement -
Saturday, February 27, 2021
- Advertisement -

Former India Skipper Kapil Dev Suffers Heart Attack; Undergoes Coronary Angioplasty

Legendary cricketer Kapil Dev has been hospitalized after he suffers a heart attack. The 62-year old has undergone an urgent angioplasty. Read below for further details.

00:04:31

Throwback Video: Making Of Dhartiputra (1993)

Dhartiputra is a 1993 Hindi film directed by Iqbal Durrani and produced by Dinesh Patel. It stars Mammootty, Jaya Prada, Rishi Kapoor and Nagma...
00:09:05

Throwback Video: Grand Premiere Of Khudgarz (1987)

Khudgarz is a Hindi action drama film produced and directed by Rakesh Roshan. It stars Jeetendra, Shatrughan Sinha, Govinda, Amrita Singh, Bhanupriya and Neelam...
00:04:48

Throwback Video: Recording Of Song Ishq Da Challa (2003)

This throwback video features the recoding of song 'Ishq Da Challa' from album Surya that came out in 2003. Alka Yagnik, Udit Narayan and...

Former India skipper Kapil Dev has been hospitalised after he suffered a heart attack. The 62-year old has undergone an emergency coronary angioplasty because he was complaining about chest pain. The legendary cricket was admitted to the hospital’s emergency department on October 23 at 1 AM.

The statement issued by Fortis Escorts hospital said that Kapil Dev got admitted as he was complaining about chest pain. It further adds that the World Cup-winning captain evaluated by the doctors. Later, they had to perform an emergency coronary angioplasty.

Meanwhile, Kapil Dev is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) under observation. However, according to the reports his condition is now stable.

The full statement by Fortis Escorts Hospital reads, “Former Indian Cricket captain Mr. Kapil Dev, Age 62 years, came to Fortis Escorts Heart Institute (Okhla Road) emergency department at 1:00 am on 23rd October with a complaint of chest pain. He was evaluated and an emergency coronary Angioplasty was performed by Dr. Atul Mathur, Director of Cardiology Department, in the middle of night.”

It further adds that Kapil Dev’s health is under the supervision of Dr.  Atul Mathur and his team.

After hearing the news of Kapil Dev suffering a heart attack, many sports personalities wished him a speedy recovery. Among many include Gautam Gambhir, Saina Nehwal, and commentator Harsha Bhogle.

Taking to their social media handles, they all wished the legendary player a speedy recovery and good health in the future.

For the unknown, it is under the captaincy of Kapil Dev that team India lifted their maiden cricket World Cup. Team India defeated the mighty West Indies in 1983 to claim the trophy.

Kapil Dev indeed is a legendary player to whom many budding cricketers look up to.

For latest entertainment news, bollywood news, hollywood news, celebrity gossips, latest movie reviews, entertainment news and gossips in hindi - follow Lehren on Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.

↓       Scroll down for next story      ↓

00:01:23

Emraan Hashmi Reveals The Reason Why He Stays Away From Limelight

Actor Emraan Hashmi has been a part of the Bollywood industry for about two decades now. He has worked in many great films and...

Sony Music India Announces Sangeetha Aiyer As Director Of Promotions

This is indeed an amazing news wherein the nationally prominent music giant Sony Music India announces Sangeetha Aiyer as director of promotions. Just a few...

Vidhi Pandya: Imli Has Been Path Breaking Performance In My Career

Best known for her strong performances in telly industry from past five years now, stunning TV actress Vidhi Pandya says Imli has been path...
- Advertisement -