Prime Minister Nagamootoo to undergo medical treatment

Office of the Minister of State, Ministry of the Presidency, Monday, February 12, 2018

The Minister of State advises the nation that Prime Minister Hon. Moses Nagamootoo recently underwent a routine medical examination in Guyana which revealed that he has some cardiac issues. Prime Minister Nagamootoo was advised to seek further medical intervention and brought forward a planned private visit to the United States.

As a result of further examinations, Prime Minister Nagamootoo will undergo by-pass heart surgery tomorrow, Tuesday February 13th at a medical institution in the United States and is expected to recover fully in the coming weeks.

He is accompanied on his travel by Mrs. Sita Nagamootoo.

Further updates will be provided.

Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and his wife, Mrs Nagamootoo in the US [photo taken on Wednesday February 7, 2018]

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