Thapa undergoes surgery in India

KATHMANDU, APR 11: Senior leader of Ratriya Prajatantra Party and former prime minister Surya Bahadur Thapa underwent a successful gastrectomy at Medanta Hospital, in Gurgaon, India, on Friday.

According to a press release issued his personal secretary Arun Sharma, Thapa is recuperating and receiving medical care at the extensive care unit of the hospital after the six-hour-long surgery lead by Dr Adarsh Choudhary.

The octogenarian leader will stay in the hospital for some days, the release informed.