Former deputy prime minister of India, LK Advani, has been admitted to New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), confirmed the hospital in a statement.

File: BJP leader LK Advani (Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

“LK Advani is admitted at AIIMS New Delhi. He is stable and under observation,” read the AIIMS statement.

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While the hospital did not give any more details about the veteran BJP leader’s condition, according to people familiar with the matter, the 96-year-old was admitted to the hospital late on Wednesday night.

He is undergoing treatment under specialists from the geriatric department at the hospital. The veteran leader is suffering from age-related health conditions.