Mumbai, Dec 7: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday fainted at an event in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar.
The incident took place when Gadkari was standing with other dignitaries for the National Anthem at the convocation function of the Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth (MPKV) Agricultural University.
Gadkari started feeling unconscious, lost his balance and collapsed on the dais.
Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao and others rushed to prevent him from falling.
He was examined by a team of medicos and his condition was described as “stable” by Bharatiya Janata Party leaders.