Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda wished good health for INLD president and former Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala.

"I wish for his early recovery and good health," Hooda said at Kurukshetra on Wednesday while responding to a question on the interim bail of Chautala in the JBT teacher recruitment scam on health grounds, an official release said in Chandigarh.

Chautala was granted interim bail for six weeks on Tuesday by Delhi High Court for undergoing a pacemaker implant surgery.

78-year old Chautala, along with 54 others, is serving jail term in the teachers' recruitment scam of 2000.

Meanwhile, INLD's senior leader Abhay Singh Chautala and state unit chief Ashok Arora welcomed Delhi High Court decision of granting interim bail to Om Prakash Chautala, according to a party release in Chandigarh.


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