Bangalore, Dec 19: Former chief minister H D Kumaraswamy was admitted to Wockhardt Hospital on Tuesday for a medical check up after he complained of chest pain. A spokesperson of the hospital infromed that Kumaraswamy was admitted to the hospital for evaluation and a detailed examination of the heart, which required hospitalisation adding he might have a problem with his heart valve.
Kumaraswamy said, “I have a little problem with my heart. Day after tomorrow, I will undergo an open heart surgery for valve replacement," adding he had been having chest pain for over four months but he had ignored it. “I have been careless about my health for the last 20 months as I only had focused on serving people of Karnataka and carrying out development works. I didn"t listen to my family when they warned about my health," he added.