President Pranab Mukherjee, Union Ministers, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, leader of the opposition in Tamil Nadu assembly and DMK treasurer M K Stalin, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and various Chief Ministers tonight expressed concern over speedy recovery of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa who suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening while undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai.
“Distressed to hear about CM Jayalalithaa suffering a cardiac arrest, my prayers for her speedy recovery,” Mukherjee tweeted
“I wish for Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa to recover fully soon,” Karunanidhi tweeted.
Tamil Nadu Opposition leader K Stalin also tweeted: “I desire that the intensive treatment being given to the Chief Minister yields fruit and that she recovers soon.”
In his tweet, Rahul Gandhi said: “Praying for Jayalalithaa ji’s quick recovery. I hope she gets better very soon.”
In his tweet, Ramadoss wished the chief minister a speedy recovery and said she should continue serving the public.
BJP state President Tamilisai Sounderrajan also wished speedy recovery of Jayalalithaa. She expressed concern over the “setback” in the Chief Minister’s health and prayed for her speedy recovery.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, “Very concerned about the health of Jayalalithaa Ji. Like my friends in Tamil Nadu, I am praying for her speedy recovery. May God bless her.”
Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu tweeted, “Feeling bad to know abt da critical condition of TN CM Selvi Jayalalitha. Praying for her speedy recovery and quick response 2 the treatment (sic).”
Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman also tweeted: “Very upsetting news about Hon.CM of Tamil Nadu, Selvi.Jayalalitha suffering a cardiac arrest. Prayers for her speedy recovery.”
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said “Got to know about Tamil Nadu CM #Jayalalithaa ji’s health. Maharashtra prays for her speedy recovery!”
Former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad said, “Totally worried about the health of #Jayalalithaa Ji. Wishing and Praying for speedy recovery. Let’s all pray for her.”