Famous Indian poet and lyricist Rahat Indori, 70, passed away on Tuesday, hours after testing positive for the Covid-19.
As per Times Now, the renowned poet was under treatment at a local hospital in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore.
“He (Indori) suffered two heart attacks today and could not be saved… he had 60% pneumonia,” ANI reported citing Dr Vinod Bhandari.
Earlier in the day, Indori had announced on Twitter that he had positive for the virus.
The poet said that he was admitted in a hospital and requested his fans to refrain from speculation and wait for him to provide update regarding his health