New Delhi: Legendary Indian Cricketer Kapil Dev reportedly underwent an angioplasty surgery at a hospital in New Delhi following a heart attack.
As per sources, the former Indian skipper was also dealing with diabetes-related health issues.
The hospital, Fortis Escorts Okhla Road, issued a statement saying, “Former Indian Cricket captain Kapil Dev, age 62 years, came to Fortis Escorts Heart Institute (Okhla Road) emergency department at 1.00 am on October 23 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 the night. Currently, he is admitted in ICU and under close supervision of Dr Atul Mathur and his team. Kapil Dev is stable now and he is expected to get discharged in a couple of days.”