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COVID-19: TN Minister Doraikkannu critical, says hospital

The 72-year-old Minister has "suffered a significant deterioration in vital functions.

Published: 31st October 2020 03:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st October 2020 03:22 PM   |  A+A-

Tamil Nadu agriculture minister R Doraikkannu.

Tamil Nadu agriculture minister R Doraikkannu.

By PTI

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister R Doraikkannu, admitted for COVID-19, is extremely critical, a hospital treating him said here on Saturday.

The 72-year-old Minister has "suffered a significant deterioration in vital functions.

He is extremely critical despite being on maximal life support," Kauvery Hospital's Executive Director Dr Aravindan Selvarajsaid in a bulletin.

Doraikkannu was admitted to the hospital on October 13.



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