COVID-19: Father Dies, Daughter Falls At Kanpur District Magistrate’s Feet
Kanpur once again recorded the highest number of Covid-19 deaths in the state with five people succumbing to the virus within the last 24 hours
In Kanpur, 15 patients died of COVID-19 in one day. After the death of the engineer of the Jal Sansthan, his daughter and family created a ruckus. It increased so much that the District Magistrate (DM) had to come to the spot. Family members allege that it is impossible to get treatment here without recommendation. On the death of her engineer father, a daughter was seen laying at the feet of DM Dr Brahma Deo Ram Tiwari of Kanpur. The daughter alleges that there was gross negligence in the treatment of her father due to which his condition deteriorated and then he died due to not getting a ventilator on time.
Kanpur once again recorded the highest number of fresh deaths in the state with five people succumbing to the virus in the last 24 hours on Sunday (August 9). Kanpur Nagar has recorded a total of 258 deaths, while Lucknow has reported 141. Bareilly recorded four fresh deaths, followed by Lucknow, Varanasi and Prayagraj with three deaths each. On Saturday, Uttar Pradesh recorded its highest single day-spike in Coronavirus cases with 4,800.
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