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10 -- Bishop Reverend Rayappu Joseph - 75 years old, presently suffering from paralytic stroke is to be taken to Singapore by the end of this week for surgery and treatment.
A veteran Congressman and Assembly member from Surankote, Aslam had not been in good health for the past three years after suffering a paralytic stroke.
I have to say this with great sorrow that he suffered a paralytic stroke in his right hand and leg.
Barnum followed, but ended in 1874 when Chang suffered a paralytic stroke.
Written in the wake of a paralytic stroke, Handel imbued Saul with a particular richness and intensity.