New Delhi: Nirmal Kaur, former captain of the women’s volleyball team and wife of legendary sprinter Milkha Singh, died during treatment at a private hospital in Mohali due to corona infection. On his death, the family said, “We are deeply saddened to inform that Nirmal Milkha Singh has passed away while fighting bravely against Covid.”
Let us tell you that in the past, the news of both Milkha Singh and his wife getting corona infected came to the fore. In the health update issued on June 5, it was said that Milkha Singh’s condition is stable, but his wife Nirmal Milkha Singh’s condition was reported to be deteriorating. She was infected with Corona about three weeks ago.
Milkha Singh’s condition stable
On Sunday night, Director of PGIMER, Chandigarh, Jagat Ram informed about the health of Milkha Singh. “Milkha Singh’s oxygen saturation has improved. His condition is stable,” he said. Let us inform that the corona infected Milkha Singh was admitted to Chandigarh PGIMER on June.
Let us tell you that Milkha Singh was discharged from a private hospital in Mohali. After this, he was also on the help of oxygen in the house. On May 20, Milkha Singh’s corona report came positive and on May 31, after his test came negative, he was sent home from the hospital. However, Milkha Singh was later admitted to the PGI Hospital in Chandigarh due to difficulty in breathing.