Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya will be discharged from the hospital on Tuesday (December 15). 

According to hospital sources, Buddhadeb Bhattacharya’s health condition has improved. He has responded well to the treatment. Therefore, the doctors treating him decided to discharge him on Tuesday.

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Buddhadeb Bhattacharya ate liquid khichuri, papaya, and grapes on Sunday (December 13). Physicians are also very happy with the rapid improvement in physical condition. 

A doctor said, “Ryles tube will be opened today, the catheter has already been opened. The arterial line is likely to be opened soon. All other supports are being gradually removed.”

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“He will be under oral steroids for some time and physiotherapy will continue. We will monitor his health even if he goes back home. Home backpack support will continue as usual,” he added.

Buddhadeb Bhattacharya was admitted to the hospital on December 9 as his breathing problems aggravated and had to be put on ventilation.