Delhi: MAMC Anaesthesia Professor posted in COVID ICU becomes casualty to the disease
New Delhi: A Senior Anaesthetist associated with the Maulana Azad Medical College (MAMC)- Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital ( LNJP) who played an important role in the capital's battle against coronavirus succumbed to Covid-19 infection in the ICU of a private dedicated coronavirus facility.
The doctor was posted in the ICU of LNJP Hospital, a coronavirus-dedicated facility in the capital, that has slowly become the hub of the battle against the deadly virus in the capital
"He lost the battle today after a valiant fight," a hospital source said. Sources said the doctor died in the ICU of Max Smart, a dedicated Covid-19 facility in Saket. Several hundreds of healthcare workers have been infected with Covid-19 till date.
Doctors and his medical students soon took to social media to pay their tributes to the doctor
Extremely sad news, Dr Aseem Gupta, AssoProf.— Dr Arun Gupta MD (@dr_arunkgupta) June 28, 2020
Anesthesia LNJP, our Corona Warrior, lost his battle against Covid n left us for heavenly abode.May God give peace to his soul.
Our condolences to the family.@ArvindKejriwal @msisodia@SanjayAzadSln @SatyendarJain pic.twitter.com/40o01mE5X9
I did my internship under his unit. He was always a jolly person to be around. Always cared enough if everyone is happy and use to ask "tu khush hai na?".— Dr Jashmine Sanasam (@DrJashmine) June 28, 2020
Can't believe the news. Rest in peace sir💔 #coronawarriors pic.twitter.com/5DTf7QmtcU
It's a big loss— Dr. Vijay Gurjar (@docvjg) June 28, 2020
A real hero
Dr Aseem Gupta#coronawarriors
#FrontLineHeroes against this pandemic I/C first #COVID19India ICU #LNJP
May the departed soul rest in peace &
God give strength to the family to bear this irreparable loss
Om Shanti 🕉@narendramodi @ArvindKejriwal pic.twitter.com/qqn2pfSPvQ