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Manohar Parrikar to return to Goa from Mumbai hospital on Wednesday

Manohar Parrikar had undergone treatment in US for nearly three months for a pancreatic ailment and returned in last week of June

Press Trust of India  |  Panaji 

Manohar Parrikar
Manohar Parrikar

Goa Manohar Parrikar, who is currently admitted to a private hospital in for a review health check-up, will return to his home state on August 29, his office said in Panaji on Monday.

Parrikar, 62, had flown to on August 23 and was admitted to the there.

"to return to Goa on Wednesday," the Chief Minister's Office said in a single-line statement.

Earlier this year, Parrikar had undergone treatment in the US for nearly three months for a pancreatic ailment and returned in the last week of June.

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He went to the US again earlier this month for a follow-up.

He then returned to Panaji on August 22 and the next day flew to

CMO officials had refused earlier to divulge further details about his health.

Parrikar had met in on August 7 and sought his intervention to address the current crisis in the state's mining sector.

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First Published: Mon, August 27 2018. 13:36 IST
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