Panaji, Jan. 14 -- The health condition of Union Minister of State for Defence and AYUSH (Independent Charge) Shripad Naik is improving and he is responding to treatment, according to a doctor of Goa Medical College (GMC) and Hospital.

Mr Naik (68) is receiving treatment at GMC where he was admitted on January 12, 2021, after he was injured in a road accident in Karnataka.

He is being monitored by doctors of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

A medical bulletin from GMC said Mr Naik was reviewed by doctors of AIIMS who arrived in the state on January 12, 2020.

They checked all his vital parameters and held discussion with doctors of GMC. They were satisfied with the treatment given to Mr Naik and planned to extubate hi...