The Minister of State has announced that Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo will undergo by-pass heart surgery tomorrow in the United States.
In a statement, the Minister of State, Joe Harmon said Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo recently underwent a routine medical examination in Guyana which revealed that he has some cardiac issues.
He was advised to seek further medical intervention and brought forward a planned private visit to the United States.
“As a result of further examinations, Prime Minister Nagamootoo will undergo by-pass heart surgery tomorrow, Tuesday February 13th at a medical institution in the United States and is expected to recover fully in the coming weeks”.
The Prime Minister is accompanied on his travel by his wife, Mrs. Sita Nagamootoo. The Minister of State has advised that further updates will be provided.