Kathmandu August 12:
Former mayor ,Krishna Giri, of Janakpur district, has died of corona infection. He died while undergoing treatment at Medicity Hospital in Lalitpur .He was also the manager of Hotel Rama.
Giri, 73, was diagnosed with corona infection 15 days ago and he died on Tuesday .As his condition was deteriorating, he was brought to Kathmandu a few days ago and admitted to Medicity Hospital. Giri, who has been suffering from severe respiratory problems, had been undergoing treatment on a ventilator for a week.
Giri was also suffering from heart related disease and high blood pressure.
He became the mayor of Janakpur municipality in 2044 BS during of Panchayat system in Nepal. In these recent days, he had gain popularity as a Hotel Manager.
However, the hospital has not released an official statement on the death of Giri, . Meanwhile, the news of the death of six corona infected people has become public on Wednesday only.
The death toll has reached to 89 so far.