New Delhi: Former Union Minister and Member of Parliament E Ahamed on Tuesday suffered a heart attack and collapsed during President Pranab Mukherjee’s address to both the Houses of Parliament in the central hall. He was immediately rushed to Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital where doctors said he was under observation.

Ahamed is an Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) MP from Kerala. He has served as the MoS for external affairs in the Manmohan Singh government.

He represents the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency.

(More details are awaited)