Former Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Mohammad Shahabuddin, who’s presently present process remedy on the DDU hospital after he examined optimistic for Covid-19 on April 20, is alleged to be crucial and docs are planning to shift him to the LNJP hospital, sources stated.
Reacting to experiences which were circulating relating to his dying, Shahabuddin’s lawyer Randhir Kumar stated, “He’s high-quality and news associated together with his dying is fake.”
Shahabuddin is in Tihar Jail and is serving a life sentence for homicide.
DG (Tihar) Sandeep Goel stated the previous MP had contracted the virus on April 20 and was admitted to DDU hospital then.
Information offered by the Tihar Jail authorities until April 23 revealed that the jail has 227 energetic circumstances amongst jail inmates and 60 amongst jail workers, together with a jail superintendent and two jail docs. 4 inmates have died of Covid-19 thus far, officers stated.
Just lately, gangster Chhota Rajan and former JNU scholar Umar Khalid, each of who’re in Tihar, had examined optimistic for the virus.
“Presently there are round 20,000 prisoners in Tihar. As many as 241 inmates and 60 workers have examined optimistic since March. Just lately, the Tihar Jail administration additionally determined to cancel conferences between prisoners and their relations following a surge in Covid-19 circumstances in Delhi,” an official stated, including that the Tihar administration is now planning to grant parole to among the inmates to decongest the jail.