Social activist Anna Hazare was admitted to the intensive care unit in Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon on Friday after he complained of acidity and weakness. His condition, according to doctors at the hospital, is now stable.

An associate of Mr. Hazare said he was first admitted to the emergency ward and then shifted to the ICU. “He complained of acidity, cough and weakness on Friday morning and was admitted to Medanta. His condition is stable and his health parameters have improved. He is recovering well,” said Mr. Hazare’s associate.