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DMK MLA Poongothai Aladi Aruna hospitalised for allegedly taking ‘sleeping pills’


Tirunelveli (TN): DMK legislator Poongothai Aladi Aruna was admitted to a hospital right here on Thursday in an unconscious state after she allegedly took “sleeping pills”, social gathering sources stated. The former Tamil Nadu Minister was admitted in an unconscious state, Shifa Hospitals right here stated including “at present she remains awake, responsive and her vital parameters are satisfactory.”

The hospital’s medical director Dr Mohammed Arafath, in a bulletin stated her present scientific situation warranted keep within the Intensive Care Unit and he or she is being constantly monitored by a workforce of medical doctors. The MLA fell sick after she consumed ‘sleeping capsules’ final evening, social gathering sources right here stated, with out elaborating.

The DMK, in the meantime, dismissed as baseless experiences that she was delivered to the hospital following an intra-party ‘squabble’ at a gathering on Wednesday throughout which she was allegedly insulted at Kadayam close to right here.

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Senior chief and Rajya Sabha MP, RS Bharathi asserted there was no fact within the allegation. “I met her today at the hospital after our president (MK Stalin) asked me to visit her. She is conscious. I am confident about her discharge from the hospital on Friday,” he instructed PTI.

DMK district office-bearers additionally accompanied him to the hospital and there was no disagreement or squabble throughout the social gathering, Bharathi stated. However, a video clip of Poongothai within the midst of a celebration assembly and touching the ft of some social gathering functionaries, indicating a bickering, has gone viral within the social media.

Some social gathering employees have been seen approaching her, however the MLA, seated on the ground, could possibly be seen gesturing to them to go away. Party leaders weren’t accessible instantly for feedback on the clip.

Hospital authorities stated the legislator’s well being situation has now improved, hours after her admission earlier within the day and following remedy. “She is conscious and her condition has improved now,” he stated.

The 56-year outdated Aruna, hails from a household of DMK loyalists and he or she is an obstetrician and gynaecologist. She represents the Alangulam Assembly constituency on this district.

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