In the last medical bulletin, issued on Oct 10, it was stated that Jayalalithaa was being constantly monitored by intensivists and other consultants.
While the Tamil Nadu CM continues to be in hospital, her supporters have been offering special prayers for her speedy recovery. Hundreds of her supporters continue to wait anxiously outside the Apollo Hospital in Greams Road, Chennai to hear about her health updates.
The doctors have suggested that Jayalalithaa needs to be in the hospital for a longer time.
Here are some pictures of Jayalalithaa's supporters offering special prayers for their beloved Amma:
They burn but pray for Amma's health
AIADMK supporters hold fire pots on their heads during a special prayer offered for the speedy recovery of Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa.
Jayalalithaa's supporters offer special prayers
Jayalalithaa's supporters offered special prayers in front of the Apollo hospital, where the Tamil Nadu chief minister is currently undergoing treatment.
Muslim clerics pray for Jayalalithaa
Muslim clerics seen here praying outside Apollo hospital for speedy recovery of Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa. Image courtesy-ANI.
People line out outside Apollo hospital to hear about Jayalalithaa
Several supporters of Jayalalithaa have been camping outside the Apollo hospital to hear updates about her health. However, there hasn't been a medical bulletin for eight days now. Image courtesy-ANI
Special prayers offered for Jayalalithaa
Jayalalithaa's supporters across Tamil Nadu have been praying for her speedy recovery. Several VIPs and politicians have visited the hospital in the past few days enquiring about the CM's health.
AIADMK workers hope for a miracle
With mass prayers being offered in the state, AIADMK workers hope for a miracle so that Jayalalithaa can resume work and lead the party from the front.