Former Indian President Mukherjee passes away
New Delhi, August 31 (Reporter Jiang Lei) Abigail Mukherjee, son of former Indian President Pranabu Mukherjee, said on social media on August 31st,His father died in New Delhi
that same day,He was 84 years old.
According to Indian media reports,Mukherjee was admitted to a military hospital in New Delhi on August 10 because he tested positive for the new coronavirus.After admission, he also underwent surgery to remove cerebral thrombosis.After that,Mukherjee has been in a coma,And sustain life with the support of ventilator.On the 19th,Mukherjee developed symptoms of lung infection.On the morning of the 31st,The hospital where Mukherjee was admitted issued an announcement saying,Mukherjee was in a deep coma due to a lung infection on the 30th.The condition worsened.
Mukherjee has served as India’s Minister of Finance, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Minister of Defense.He served as President of India from July 2012 to July 2017.
According to the Indian Ministry of Health,As of 8 a.m. local time on August 31,There are 78,512 new confirmed cases of new crown in India in the past 24 hours,A total of 36,212,245 confirmed cases; 971 new deaths,A total of 64469 deaths occurred.