While shuttler P V Sindhu won an Olympic silver for India on Friday evening, her colleague and previous world No.1, Saina Nehwal, traveled to Mumbai in arrangement for knee surgery .
The insignificant access remedial surgery- – enduring around a hour and a half – will occur at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital, Andheri (West). It will keep her out of wearing activity for four months. A bone piece conceivably removed because of a damage has been the main driver for Saina’s agony and early exit from Rio.
The piece has prompted serious irritation and should be surgically expelled. Around 10 pm on Friday , the 26-year-old tweeted about experiencing surgery at 6am on Saturday for a “right knee infrapatellar goad uprooted crack with patellar ligament impingement” The operation has been required because of a mind boggling damage the badminton star endured as of late.
“She has maintained an intra-articular harm (inside the joint) to her right knee,” said Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala, who heads the games prescription focus at the Andheri clinic.
According to Saina’s therapeutic report, which she transferred on Twitter late on Friday , she has had knee torment since August 1 and it intensified subsequent to preparing on August 8. Dr Pardiwala said Saina will require just a day’s hospitalization after the surgery , however will require three weeks of rest. “In any case, as she is a sportsperson, she will require restoration from that point,” he said.