New Delhi: Former Union Minister ND Tiwari admitted to a private hospital here on Wednesday after he suffered a brain stroke, his son Rohit Sekhar Tiwari said mediapersons.
Sources ar Max Hospital in Saket said the condition of the 91-year-old Tiwari, a former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, is serious and he is being kept under observation in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Nayaran Dutt Tiwari is the only Indian politician to have served as chief minister of two states. While he was thrice at the helm of power in Maharashtra, he also became the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand once in 2002. Tiwari also served as Minister of External Affairs in Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi’s cabinet. Tiwari was also the Governor of Andhra Pradesh from 2007 to 2009.
Tiwari was also the Governor of Andhra Pradesh from 2007 to 2009. He was, however, forced to resign over a sex scandal.