Moments after BCCI president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly was admitted to hospital after suffering a minor cardiac arrest, Indian skipper Virat Kohli has wished him a speedy recovery. Taking to Twitter, Virat Kohli extended his wishes and said, "get well soon". Joining several members of the cricketing fraternity including Virat Kohli, Harbhajan Singh also wished for Ganguly's recovery and said, "Dada get well soon".
Praying for your speedy recovery. Get well soon 🙏 @SGanguly99— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) January 2, 2021
Sources from the hospital have said that the condition of Sourav Ganguly is stable but added that he will need a procedure. He will remain in the hospital for a few hours, as per sources.
Praying for your speedy recovery Dada @SGanguly99 🙏 Get well soon.— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) January 2, 2021
Dada , jaldi se theek hone ka.— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) January 2, 2021
Praying for your quick and speedy recovery @SGanguly99 .
I wish and pray for the speedy recovery of @SGanguly99. I’ve spoken to his family. Dada is stable and is responding well to the treatment.— Jay Shah (@JayShah) January 2, 2021
Had interaction with ‘Dada’ @SGanguly99 President @BCCI at Raj Bhawan today at 4.30 PM on varied issues.— Governor West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar (@jdhankhar1) December 27, 2020
Accepted his offer for a visit to Eden Gardens, oldest cricket ground in the country established in 1864. pic.twitter.com/tB3Rtb4ZD6
On 28 December, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly held an hour-long meeting with West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, at Raj Bhavan and he described it as a "courtesy call" while clarifying that nothing is political about it. However, speculations are rife about former Indian Captain joining BJP ahead of the crucial Assembly elections in the state due in April-May next year. "If the Governor wants to meet you, you have to meet him. So let us keep it like that," he said when asked if he will join the saffron party. After the meeting, the Bengal Governor said that he discussed varied issues with ‘Dada’ Sourav Ganguly. Meanwhile, Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh said that successful persons like Ganguly should enter politics.
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