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50 doctors die in a day to COVID-19, till now 244 dead in 2nd wave

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Indian Medical Association (IMA) has revealed the latest data that as many as 244 Indian doctors have lost their lives in the ongoing second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. A stunning count of 50 deaths were recorded in a single day which is creating chaos across the country.The youngest fatality was on 9th May of Dr Anas Mujahid who was working in Delhi government-run GTB Hospital. The 25-year-old junior resident suffered an intracranial haemorrhage after testing positive for the COVID-19 and passed away within hours. The oldest fatality recorded was of Dr S Satyamurthy, retired as a professor of ENT. He was 90-year-old and was based in Vishakhapattanam.The majority of the doctors who died in this second wave were aged above 50 years but there is a substantial number who were under 45 years of age. The highest number of fatalities are from Bihar as almost 69 doctors lost their lives to the c...
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