JORHAT, Feb 9: Priyada Gogoi, mother of jailed KMSS and Raijor Dal leader Akhil Gogoi was admitted to the Jorhat Medical College and Hospital on Tuesday.
According to neighbours and relatives, Priyada Gogoi, who is a diabetic had increased level of blood sugar along with vomiting, loose motion and vision problems since the past two days, was brought to JMCH today from her residence at Lukhurakhon village, Selenghat, in Jorhat district.
Dr Purnima Barua, JMCH Superintendent, who is an Associate Professor of Microbiology department and also Nodal Officer of Viral Research and Diagnostic Laboratory, told this newspaper on Tuesday evening that the health condition of Gogoi was stable now with all the vital parameters readings normal.
Dr Barua said that though her condition had improved after being admitted to JMCH, she was likely to be shifted for better care once there was a vacancy.
It may be mentioned here that Priyada Gogoi, who has been seeking release of her son from jail, had resorted to hunger strike and sit-in stir along with women of the village and from womens’’’ organizations several times during last year. She had been stating that her health condition was falling due to the long absence of her son as he was lodged in jail.
Priyada last month had attended the Raijor Dal convention held at Moran in Dibrugarh district and made a call to the Government to release Akhil Gogoi.