New Delhi. Spinner Bishan Singh Bedi , a veteran of his era, underwent bypass surgery in a city hospital a few days ago and is now recuperating. According to a person close to the former Indian captain, 74-year-old Bedi underwent an operation two-three days ago and will be discharged from the hospital soon. He told PTI, "As far as I know, he had some cardiac problems and underwent bypass surgery two-three days ago on the advice of doctors. ''
He said, "He is fine now and recovering after surgery." He is expected to be discharged from the hospital early. "Left-arm spinner Bedi participated in 67 Tests and 10 ODIs for India and took 266 and seven wickets respectively. He came into the limelight in December last year for opposing the decision of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) to name the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium after former Union Minister Arun Jaitley. He threatened to take legal action against the DDCA in the event that he did not remove his name from the stadium's viewing gallery.