Paris: Former French President Jacques Chirac has been hospitalised for a lung infection, his family said on Sunday.
President of France between 1995 and 2007, Chirac was admitted to the Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital here early on Sunday, and was expected to be there for a few days for medical treatment, Efe news agency reported.
Chirac had earlier returned to France on-board an airplane belonging to the royal family of Morocco, where he was spending his summer vacation in the city of Agadir.
The 83-year-old left the political scene due to health issues after he suffered a stroke in 2005 during his second term. IANS
For more news updates Follow and Like us on Facebook