Sourav Ganguly stable after contracting COVID-19

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BCCI President Sourav Ganguly
BCCI President Sourav Ganguly

 

Kolkata 

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly is in haemodynamically stable condition after testing positive for COVID-19.
Dr Rupali Basu MD & CEO, Woodlands Hospital, Kolkata confirmed that the condition of the former Indian skipper is currently stable. The MD further confirmed that Ganguly's oxygen saturation was also stable at 99%. 
"On the second day of admission, Sourav Ganguly, BCCI President and former Indian cricket captain, remains haemodynamically stable, afebrile and maintaining oxygen saturation of 99% on room air. He slept well last night and has had breakfast and lunch. The medical board comprising Dr Saroj Mondal, Dr Saptarshi Basu and Dr Soutik Panda is keeping a close watch on his health status," Dr Rupali Basu said in a statement. 
 
Ganguly had tested positive on Monday and received monoclonal anti-body cocktail therapy.
 
Ganguly was admitted to a hospital twice earlier this year and he also underwent emergency angioplasty.