Mayor Orlando Nagarsar

The condition of Chaguanas Mayor, Orlando Nagarsar, is described as stable following his open-heart surgery Monday.

Deputy Chaguanas Mayor, Gopaul Boodan, gave the update in a News Power Authority interview Tuesday afternoon.

Mr Boodan said reports from the medical experts say Mayor Nagarsar has been showing encouraging recovery signs.

He also extended best wishes to former Prime Minister and People’s National Movement Political Leader, Patrick Manning, who suffered a mild stroke Monday evening.