New Delhi, July 6
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan ordered an inquiry into the alleged suicide by journalist Tarun Sisodiya, who reportedly jumped to demise from the fourth flooring of AIIMS, New Delhi, right this moment.
Sisodiya was present process Covid-19 remedy at AIIMS since June 24. Vardhan has sought a report into the matter in 48 hours.
In an announcement, the AIIMS mentioned Sisodiya was recovering fromCovid and was to be shifted from the ICU to the overall ward right this moment.
The hospital additionally mentioned Sisodiya (37) had a mind surgical procedure in March and through his Covid remedy he was having bouts of disorientation for which he was being handled.
The institute added that Sisodiya right this moment ran out of the trauma centre to the fourth flooring and broke the window pane to leap out. He couldn’t be resuscitated, the AIIMS mentioned.
After a furore over the mysterious circumstances of Sisodiya’s demise, Vardhan ordered an inquiry and sought a report in 48 hours.
“I have ordered the AIIMS Director to immediately get an official inquiry done into this incident, following which a high-level committee has been set up that will submit its report within 48 hours,” he added. — TNS