PM recovering well, we want him to resume work soon: Sonia

Wishing PM Manmohan Singh a speedy recovery, Congress President Sonia Gandhi said he was recovering well from his surgery and "we want him to get back to work soon".

india Updated: Jan 27, 2009 19:22 IST
PTI

Wishing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh a speedy recovery, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said he was recovering well from his surgery and "we want him to get back to work soon".

Gandhi, who is in Rae Bareli for the foundation laying ceremony of a rail coach factory, said, "The whole country has prayed for him and he is recovering quickly".

"We want him to recover fast and take on his duties," she said.

Singh, who underwent a coronary by-pass surgery on January 24, was fast recovering and had breakfast with his wife and daughters at the AIIMS in Rai Bareli on Tuesday, his Media Adviser Deepak Sandhu said.

First Published: Jan 27, 2009 19:20 IST