Published On : Thu, May 6th, 2021

RLD chief Ajit Singh dies after contracting Covid

Former Union minister and Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Chaudhary Ajit Singh died of Covid-19. He was 82.

The RLD chief, a prominent leader in western Uttar Pradesh, was undergoing treatment at a Gurugram hospital after he tested positive for coronavirus.

His condition deteriorated on Tuesday night due to a lung infection. The RLD chief passed away on Thursday.