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Mamata's younger brother Ashim succumbs to COVID-19

Source: ANI   -  Edited By: Roshneesh Kmaneck
Last updated on: May 15, 2021 13:29 IST
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The COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday claimed the life of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's younger brother, Ashim Banerjee, at a hospital in Kolkata.

 

The chief minister's brother had tested positive for COVID-19 and was undergoing treatment, Dr Alok Roy, Chairman, Medica Superspecialty Hospital in Kolkata informed.

As per the Union health ministry, there are currently 1,31,792 active COVID-19 cases in West Bengal.

A total of 9,50,017 recoveries and 12,993 deaths have been reported so far.

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Source: ANI  -  Edited By: Roshneesh Kmaneck
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