HaGaon HaRav Gershon Edelstein Shlita, 96, has been admitted to Bnei Brak’s Mayanei HaYeshua Hospital after feeling weak following the fast. According to Dr. Moti Ravid, the Ponavezh Rosh Yeshiva has been admitted to an intensive care unit.
Rav Edelstein was taken to the hospital during the night after complaining of weakness. He was first checked by a doctor in his home and the decision was made to transport him to the hospital. Persons close to him report that despite his weakness, his condition is good, Kikar Shabbos News reports.
The tzibur is asked to be mispallel for Yerachmiel Gershon ben Miriam bsoch shar cholei yisrael.
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(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)