Famous Urdu poet, Rahat Indori dies due to a cardiac arrest, 2 days after testing positive for COVID-19.
Urdu poet Rahat Indori (file pic) passes away at the hospital. He suffered two heart attacks today and could not be saved. He was admitted to hospital on Sunday, after testing positive for #COVID19. He had 60% pneumonia: Dr Vinod Bhandari, Sri Aurobindo Hospital pic.twitter.com/EIKZhPp702
— ANI (@ANI) August 11, 2020
He had tested positive for the novel Coronavirus on Monday and was admitted to Aurobindo Hospital in Madhya Pradesh.
कोविड के शरुआती लक्षण दिखाई देने पर कल मेरा कोरोना टेस्ट किया गया, जिसकी रिपोर्ट पॉज़िटिव आयी है.ऑरबिंदो हॉस्पिटल में एडमिट हूँ
दुआ कीजिये जल्द से जल्द इस बीमारी को हरा दूँ
एक और इल्तेजा है, मुझे या घर के लोगों को फ़ोन ना करें, मेरी ख़ैरियत ट्विटर और फेसबुक पर आपको मिलती रहेगी.
— Dr. Rahat Indori – forever (@rahatindori) August 11, 2020
The 70-year-old poet has written songs for Munnabhai MBBS and has been in extremely respected in the industry. According to the COO of Aurobindo hospital, Rajeev Singh, he was admitted to the hospital on Sunday, at night. Rajeev said “He was shifted to Aurobindo from a private hospital and his condition was critical. He breathed his last between 4.15 pm to 4.30 pm.”
We hope his soul rests in peace.