Indian foreign minister injured in road accident
Sunday, April 8, 2007
West Bengal. His condition is said to be stable. He has received injuries on the head and other body parts.has been taken to a Delhi Army Hospital after being injured in a car mishap in
In statement, he said he would be back at work soon: "I am well but doctors have advised me 48 hours rest. I hope to be back to work after that period," the Press Trust of India reported.
Mukherjee is one of the senior most politicians in the rulingand is close to party supremo . In a cabinet reshuffle in October last year, Mukherjee had been given the high profile post of India's foreign minister which was lying vacant after the resignation of . Until then he had been the minister for defence.
In view of this accident Mukherjee's two day visit towhere he was expected to call upon the Saudi king has been cancelled.
Prime Ministerreceived Mukherjee at the airport when he was brought back from West Bengal.
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