Ailing Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, who is undergoing treatment at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore, is undergoing bypass surgery.
Doctor Sivathasan Cumaraswamy, a cardiothoracic surgeon at the hospital, is conducting the surgery, said Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University director Doctor Abu Naser Rizvi. His surgery began today at 10 am, said doctors.
Dr. Rizvi said Quader’s blood pressure and diabetes are now normal. His body is also stable.