Legendary Indian sprinter Milkha Singh and his wife Nirmal Kaur are “stable and improving,” the hospital in Mohali, where the couple is currently undergoing treatment after testing positive for Covid-19, said on Thursday.
“Both are stable and improving,” a late evening health update issued by Fortis hospital, Mohali read.
Earlier on Wednesday, Milkha (91) was shifted out of the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital where he is being treated for Covid pneumonia.
His 82-year-old wife Nirmal Kaur, a former India volleyball captain, was admitted to the same hospital on Wednesday after testing positive for the deadly virus. She too had Covid pneumonia, the hospital had said in an earlier update.