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IAS Sushil Kumar Maurya. – File photo
- Treatment was going on at PGI since 27 August
- IAS Sushil was Special Secretary in the Department of Languages
IAS Sushil Kumar Maurya of Uttar Pradesh cadre died on Monday while undergoing treatment at PGI. 52-year-old Maurya Corona was infected. Presently, he was posted as Special Secretary in the Department of Languages. Prior to this he was DM of Basti district. He was undergoing treatment at PGI since August 27. His family lives in Noida. There are two children and a wife in the family.
At the same time, BJP MP from Mohanlalganj Kaushal Kishore has become infected again. He has been admitted to Medanta Hospital on a complaint of breathing trouble with high fever. His report came back positive on 26 August. His report became negative only five days later.
IAS Sushil hailing from Jaunpur district
Sunil Kumar originally hails from Jaunpur district: Sushil Kumar hailing from Jaunpur was a 1994 batch PCS officer and a 2016 batch IAS officer. He served as SDM, ADM, CDO etc. in the districts of Mainpuri, Sultanpur, Ballia, Ghazipur etc.
Lucknow becomes Corona’s center
The capital Lucknow has now become a stronghold of the Corona virus. In the last 24 hours, 999 new patients appeared in the capital. While presently there are 8880 active cases here. In 24 hours, 14 people including IAS have died. Of these, 10 are from Lucknow and four are from other districts. So far, 3920 corona-infected people have lost their lives throughout UP.