Health deteriorated in live interview
Erdogan was to appear in a live interview on Tuesday. his/her program started 90 minutes late. After 10 minutes, the President had to stop it in the middle of the question. Reports started coming that Erdogan had suffered a heart attack and had to be admitted to the hospital. But it was completely rejected by the government. Erdogan returned for the interview after a few minutes. he/she told that he/she had a stomach infection.
Erdogan said, ‘Yesterday and today we had to work very hard. That’s why I got stomach flu. I apologize to you and our viewers. Erdogan canceled election rallies scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, saying he/she would “rest at home on doctor’s advice”.
Erdogan is resting
All this happened when Erdogan was to inaugurate Turkey’s first nuclear energy reactor via a video link on Thursday. The reactor was built by Russia’s state-owned company Rostom after a deal between Ankara and Moscow in 2010. Erdogan also attended the meeting via video link as he/she rests at home. Russia has dismissed reports that Erdogan had asked Putin to travel to Turkey due to illness.