The President was walking in Rashtrapati Bhavan's [ Images ] Herbal Garden when he slipped and fell, dislocating his right shoulder.
"This morning, under short general anaesthesia, closed reduction of the fracture was done," the hospital's commandant said. "The President is doing fine. He will take a few days rest," he added.
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