UPDATE: Former Prime Minister resting comfortably after being hospitalised

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 20:00

Former Prime Minister Mr. Patrick Manning has been hospitalised.

According to a post which appeared on his Facebook page, Mrs. Manning was quoted saying, Mr.  Manning was admitted to hospital last evening for investigation concerning an aberration in his blood count. 

Mr. Manning is resting comfortably and is in good spirits. We continue to pray for him.

Anil Gosine, CEO of the SWRHA, confirmed to the media that former Prime Minster was admitted to the San Fernando General Hospital last night.

During the opening ceremony for the Ministry of Education building on St. Vincent Street this morning Prime Minister Dr. Keith Rowley asked the nation to keep Mr. Manning in its prayers.

.The former Prime Minister suffered a stroke in 2012.