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Bariatric surgery denotes surgery for obesity when all types of diet-control methods, exercise and drugs fail to reduce a patientís weight. Morbid obesity is usually complicated by diabetes, snoring, sleep apnoea, bilateral osteo-arthritis of knee etc. Majority of these complications of obesity subside with bariatric surgery including diabetes mellitus. Bariatric surgery involves reducing the capacity of stomach drastically by which the food intake comes down to the minimum and there is rapid weight loss. In due course of time the patient will be able to eat just the right amount required by the body. Sleeve gastrectomy is the most common operation performed for obesity which can be performed as a day surgery.