SP Leader's Corpse Found Covid-19 Positive after Test for Body Donation

The body of former Samajwadi Party Minister and Rajya Sabha MP, Bhagwati Singh, has been found to be Covid positive. As per his last wishes, his body was to be donated to the King George’s Medical University (KGMU) after demise.

KGMU spokesperson, Sudhir Singh, said that an examination of Bhagwati’s body has been found to be Covid positive. Therefore, his body is being returned to the family and will now be cremated.

His family members said that the mortal remains of the leader will be consigned to flames later in the evening on Monday.