Civil Protection Minister back to work after brief health scare


Deputy Civil Protection Minister Nikos Hardalias, who was hospitalized last week after suffering a heart incident, announced on Monday he had returned to work, following a few days of rest.

Hardalias underwent a successful coronary angioplasty in Agia Olga hospital in Athens and was discharged last Wednesday. 

In his absence, he was replaced by Secretary General for Civil Protection, Vassilios Papageorgiou.