KATHMANDU – Former Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai is flying to India for his medical treatment.
According to Former Prime Minister Bhattarai’s secretariat, he will take a flight of state-owned Nepal Airlines Corporation to New Delhi today.
Former Prime Minister Bhattarai, who is also the chairman of Janata Samajwadi Party, will undergo check-up and treatment at the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) in New Delhi.
Doctors at Nidan Hospital in Kathmandu have diagnosed that Former Prime Minister Bhattarai could have neuro endocrine tumor and referred him to New Delhi’s ILBS, his press advisor Biswodip Panday said.
According to Panday, the former Prime Minister will stay at the Embassy of Nepal in New Delhi.
His wife Hisila Yami and Panday will accompany former Prime Minister Bhattarai during his India visit.