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UP Governor Ram Naik admitted to hospital

PTI 25 Jan 2016, 11:42:38 IST

Lucknow : Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik was admitted to a hospital here last night after he complained of dizziness and anxiety. 

Naik, 82, felt uneasy as his blood sugar level had fallen. He was admitted to Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Science, official sources said today. 

He is under observation and is likely to be discharged this afternoon after some tests, sources added.

Ram Naik was a member of the 13th Lok Sabha and was Minister of Oil and Natural Gas in the former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's cabinet.

He assumed the post of Uttar Pradesh Governor on July 22, 2014.