Flying Sikh Milkha Singh has also been hit by Corona. Milkha Singh celebrated his 91st birthday last year. He had a 101 degree fever late on Wednesday night. In the test, he was confirmed to be Corona. They are currently quarantined at home. Along with Milkha Singh, his entire family was also subjected to a Covid test. In which two of his servants were also found infected. The report of his wife Nirmala Milkha Singh, daughter-in-law Kudrat and grandson Harjay Milkha Singh has come negative.
Earlier on Thursday morning, Chandigarh senior color worker Gurcharan Singh Channi died of corona infection. GS Channi, director of Seva Drama Reptree Company and former president of Sangeet Natak Akademi, has been associated with theater for the last 40 years.
He has taught theater nuances to over 100 artists through his skills. These artists are exhibiting their art in different places. Channi is known as a documentary producer, TV filmmaker, actor, noted theater personality, playwright. Channi has been an alumnus of the Indian Theater Department, University of Punjab, Chandigarh, National School of Drama New Delhi and Film and Television Institute of India, Pune.
The corona infection chain in Chandigarh is now slowly breaking down. Corona infection figures have reached less than half in the last ten days. On May 9, 895 infected patients were found in the city and 10 patients died. On Wednesday, 414 infected were found in the city, while 9 patients were confirmed dead. 870 patients kept in confinement were discharged from hospitals on completion of the 10-day period.