KATHMANDU, Oct 31: Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who has been undergoing treatment at Grande International Hospital since Wednesday morning, is being discharged today, the hospital administration said.
Issuing a press release a while ago, the hospital administration stated that PM Oli was admitted to the hospital for routine health check-up and his health condition is now normal.
"PM Oli underwent hemodialysis in course of treatment," the hospital added. According to the doctors, hemodialysis is a process of purifying the blood of a person whose kidneys are not functioning normally.
Prime Minister Oli will be discharged today, the statement added.
Meanwhile, Director of the Grande Hospital Chakra Raj Pandey told a press conference that the prime minister is absolutely fine. "We can make public further details regarding the prime minister's health once we come up with a medical report," he said.
The prime minister was admitted to Grande Hospital on Wednesday morning after suffering from the high fever. Oli underwent hemodialysis or dialysis for a second time earlier today. NCP leaders including Co-chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal had visited the hospital to take the stock of the prime minister's health today afternoon.