Chennai, August 28
Congress MP from Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu H Vasanthakumar died of COVID-19 at a hospital right here on Friday, the occasion stated.
The 70-year-old first-time MP, who was admitted to the Apollo Hospitals on August 10 after he examined optimistic for coronavirus, succumbed to the sickness in the present day, a celebration spokesperson informed PTI.
Earlier, in a press release, Apollo Hospitals stated the MP was in essential situation and handled by a group of medical doctors for extreme COVID pneumonia.
Vasanthakumar was a two-time MLA and elected to the Lok Sabha within the 2019 elections. PTI