Update on Minister Heng Swee Keat's condition12 May 2016
Mr Heng Swee Keat had a sudden stroke due to an aneurysm, which is a localised weakening of a blood vessel. He underwent initial neurosurgery to relieve pressure in his brain due to the bleeding. The aneurysm was successfully closed.
Mr Heng will remain under close monitoring in the intensive care unit of Tan Tock Seng Hospital.
PRIME MINISTER’S OFFICE
12 MAY 2016