Goa CM Manohar Parrikar to fly to US for medical treatment on August 10

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Panaji | Updated: August 9, 2018 5:52:24 PM

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said today.

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar (Reuters)

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will leave for the United States of America on August 10 for a medical check-up and return on August 17, a senior official said today. Parrikar (62) is suffering from a pancreatic ailment and had, earlier, flown to the US on March 7 for treatment.

He returned to the country on June 14. A statement from the Chief Minister’s Office today informed that Parrikar would not be available in the state between August 10-17.

A senior CMO official said that Parrikar would be leaving for Mumbai tonight from where he is scheduled to fly to the USA for medical treatment.

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