CPM senior leader and former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya has fallen ill. He was rushed to Woodland Hospital in Kolkata on Wednesday afternoon with difficulty in breathing. © Telugu Time provided by The doctors who conducted the Kovid tests for Buddhadev .. Corona came as a negative. Doctors in the Health Bulletin said that his health was deteriorating and that he was being treated on a ventilator. Oxygen and pH levels in the blood dropped due to difficulty in breathing and the percentage of carbon dioxide increased. According to a CT scan, Buddhadeb Bhattacharya, a two – time Bengal CM, is 76 years old. He has been suffering from heart related and aging related problems for the last while. Woodland Hospital has set up a team to monitor his health condition and provide treatment. CPM state secretary Suryakanta Mishra said no one would be allowed to meet Buddhadeb. The well-wishers were asked to cooperate with the hospital management. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed concern over Buddhadeb’s health condition. Responding to this on Twitter, Didi tweeted, “It is learned that Buddhadev was admitted to the hospital with difficulty in breathing. I wish him a speedy recovery.” Mamta then went to the hospital .. met Buddhadev’s wife and daughter. He found out by asking doctors about his health condition. West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar also went to the hospital and inquired about his health condition. He tweeted to recover quickly. After Jyoti Basu, Buddhadeb served as West Bengal CM from 2000 to 2011. He resigned from the CPI (M) politburo in 2018 due to old age and ill health.