The Prime Minister is doing well but is being kept at hospital for observation according to Education Minister, Dr. Tim Gopeesingh, who visited her today.

A statement from the Office of the Prime Minister today said Mrs. Persad Bissessar is undergoing medical assessment, examinations and evaluation at St Clair Medical Centre following complaints of feeling unwell this morning.

It added she is resting comfortably and further updates will be provided later.

Speaking with reporters this afternoon, Minister Gopeesingh said the Prime Minister is in a positive frame of mind.