Gregory Bissessar with his wife Kamla Persad-Bissessar

The husband of Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar is currently hospitalised and was carded to  undergo a medical procedure.

The Express understands that Bissessar, a medical doctor was taken into hospital after feeling unwell. 

He was placed under observation and doctors then decided to perform a procedure. 

United National Congress (UNC) Public Relations Officer and Senator Anita Haynes when asked by the Express confirmed Dr Bissessar was hospitalised. 

"Our thoughts and prayers are with Dr Bissessar and our leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar," she said.

Haynes said she could not divulge any information beyond that.