Indian sprinter Milkha Singh breathed his last at PGIMER hospital, Chandigarh, due to post COVID-19 complications.
He was re-admitted to the hospital on June 3 but breathed his last after battling against the virus. His wife, Nirmal Kaur, was also infected with the virus and passed away at a private hospital in Mohali a week before his demise. The athlete was accorded full state honor on his demise.
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