Many supporters of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa gathered outside Apollo Hospital and offered prayers for her speedy recovery in Chennai, on Monday.
The 68-year-old ailing politician was admitted on September 23, after complaining of fever and dehydration. AIADMK supporters have been constantly offering special prayers and pujas for her good health.
In the latest update, Kerala Governor P. Sathasivam said on Monday that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa is likely to be discharged soon from hospital.
"All the specialists' doctors informed us that there is a good response to the treatment and she is likely to be discharged soon and soon she will take over the administration of the state," Sathasivam told the media.
The Kerala Governor made the comments after visiting the Apollo Hospital with Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
(With IANS inputs)