Capacity of Quader’s heart improving gradually: physician

DHAKA, The heart capacity of Awami League General

Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader is improving

gradually, a cardiologist said here today.

Expressing satisfaction over the progress of Quader's health condition

after his follow up health checkup, the head of the medical team of Singapore

Mount Elizabeth Hospital Dr Philip Koh Siam Soon said: The health condition

of Obaidul Quader is stable and every parameter of his heart gets expected


The medical team conducted his follow up health checkup at the hospital,

said a press release of the Road Transport and Bridges Ministry.

Quader left here yesterday for Singapore for health checkup.

The AL general secretary underwent a bypass surgery in Singapore Mount

Elizabeth Hospital on March 20 this year. He returned home on May 15 last.

The minister is expected to return home tonight.

Earlier, on March 3, Qauder was admitted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib

Medical University (BSMMU) hospital as he was suffering breathing


Tests revealed three blockages in his coronary artery and later he was

flown to Singapore for better treatment.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)