Lucknow: Two BJP MLAs in Uttar Pradesh died of Covid-19 on Friday, get together sources stated right here. Lucknow West MLA Suresh Kumar Srivastava (76) and Auraiya Sadar MLA Ramesh Chandra Diwakar (56) died of the viral illness in Lucknow and Meerut respectively.
Srivastava died throughout remedy at a Lucknow hospital. He was on ventilator help for the previous couple of days, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief stated.
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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who’s the native MP, condoled the deaths of the lawmakers, terming it as an amazing loss to the get together.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath additionally condoled the deaths.
Diwakar was admitted to a hospital in Meerut 4 days in the past. His situation was severe for the final two days, the sources stated, including that he died throughout remedy.
Adityanath stated the information of Diwakar’s dying was “sad”.
“May the departed soul rest in peace and the bereaved family find strength to bear the loss,” he stated in a tweet.
According to the sources, Diwakar’s spouse has additionally examined constructive for Covid-19 and is present process remedy in Kanpur.