Kapil Dev was admitted to the hospital due to a heart attack. But the star player’s condition is improving now and is on the road of fast recovery.
Fans of captain Kapil Dev, who led India to the first World Cup, have been relieved. Kapil Dev’s angioplasty has been successful and this great player is fine now. The first picture of Kapil Dev from the hospital has also come to light in which he is looking absolutely fine.
On Friday, it was reported that Kapil Dev was admitted to the hospital. From then on, everyone started praying for Kapil Dev’s recovery. In response to all these prayers, he posted a heartwarming note on twitter and thanked everyone. Have a look:
Kapil Dev underwent a successful emergency coronary angioplasty at Fortis Escorts Hospital in South Delhi. The hospital confirmed on Friday that 61-year-old Kapil was admitted on Thursday night after suffering a heart attack. The hospital further stated that Kapil’s condition is stable and he will be discharged in the next few days.
Kapil Dev’s teammate Chetan Sharma has shared a picture of the former all-rounder from the hospital.
According to the director of the cardiology department at Fortis Escorts Hospital, Dr. Atul Mathur, Kapil was admitted late at night at 1, where he underwent emergency coronary angioplasty later.
Kapil Dev, who once held the record for most wickets in Test cricket, retired from Test cricket in 1994. He remained the highest Test wicket-taker for six years. He was followed by Courtney Walsh of England.