Arun Jaitley successfully undergoes the kidney transplant surgery

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who has been suffering from the kidney-related ailments for some time had successfully undergone a kidney transplantation at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).



Arun Jaitley was admitted to the hospital on Saturday and taken to the operation theatre at 8 am today.



“Union Minister Jaitley underwent a renal transplant today. The surgery has been successful. Both the donor and the recipient are stable and recovering well,” a senior AIIMS official said.



Arun Jaitley, who has been suffering from a kidney ailment, was under dialysis for the last one month. A few days later, he broke the silence and taking to Twitter cleared the air on his health condition.



“I am being treated for kidney-related problems & certain infections that I have contracted,” he had tweeted.



The Union Finance minister has not been attending office for a long time, despite his inability to attend office, he has been clearing files from his residence.

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