"Both the recipient and the donor are stable and recovering well", Vij added.
He was moved to the operation theatre at 8 am on Monday morning, where a team of eight surgeons from AIIMS and Apollo Hospitals were part of the renal transplantation team led by Dr Sandeep Guleria from Apollo Hospitals.
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The surgery was carried out at the cardio-thoracic centre by a team of 20 personnel, including transplant surgeons and transplant anesthesiologists.The team included former chief of AIIMS renal transplant division Sandeep Guleria, now working with Apollo Hospital, surgeon V K Bansal, nephrologist Sandeep Mahajan and AIIMS Director Randip Guleria.
The minister, who was suffering from a kidney ailment, has been undergoing dialysis for the last one month.
Meanwhile, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has wished him good health and speedy recovery.
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Jaitley could be out of action for about a month following surgery, a finance ministry official said. External affairs minister Swaraj had undergone a similar surgery in December 2016. He had cancelled a scheduled trip to Britain in the second week of April.
Jaitley took oath as the Rajya Sabha Member representing Uttar Pradesh on April 15. In 2005, he had undergone a bypass surgery, too. The surgery was first performed at Max Hospital, but due to complications, he was shifted to AIIMS.
Jaitley had also underwent a heart surgery several years ago.
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It was fortunate enough to play against him. "He is one of the top three players of my generation". I think it enhances it but the stature of the club was already there.
There are, at present, a number of challenges for his ministry.