Congress MP Rajeev Satav  |  Photo Credit score: PTI
Pune: Congress chief and Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Satav died on Sunday resulting from post-coronavirus issues, occasion sources stated.
Satav (46) was present process remedy at a personal hospital in Pune after testing coronavirus optimistic final month and was on ventilator assist.
After recovering from COVID-19, he was identified with a Cytomegalovirus an infection and his situation grew to become crucial.
“He had recovered from COVID-19. He was taking some immunosuppressant medication as he was affected by spondylitis and as his immunity was low, he contracted COVID-19. He later developed a bacterial an infection resulting from which he had fibrosis within the lungs. Regardless of greatest efforts by medical doctors, he succumbed to the an infection,” stated Maharashtra well being minister Rajesh Tope.
“I used to be to satisfy his relations within the hospital at this time,” the minister stated. Satav’s demise is an irreparable loss to Congress and the state, he added.
Satav on April 22 stated he had examined COVID-19 optimistic and was hospitalised the subsequent day.
“I am very unhappy on the lack of my pal Rajeev Satav. He was a frontrunner with big potential who embodied the beliefs of Congress. It is a large loss for us all. My condolences and like to his household,” tweeted Rahul Gandhi, bemoaning the lack of his trusted colleague.
Maharashtra Congress leaders stated Satav’s loss of life is an irreparable loss. The NCP and Shiv Sena additionally expressed shock over his demise.
NCP president Sharad Pawar stated Satav’s loss of life was stunning. Pawar described him as a studious and aggressive chief.
State Congress unit president Nana Patole stated, “I’m speechless and do not know what to say. At present is a black day for me and the Congress staff.”
Ladies and youngster improvement minister Yashomati Thakur, who grew to become an MLA together with Satav in 2009 stated he was a younger and proficient chief gone too quickly.
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut tweeted, “Rajeev Satav.. what have you ever accomplished. There have been quite a lot of expectations from you in nationwide politics. Your passing away is extraordinarily painful. I nonetheless cannot recover from your physique language 4 days in the past which confirmed your intent to recuperate quick throughout a video name we had.”
Actor Riteish Deshmukh tweeted, “Am shocked past phrases and deeply saddened to be taught that Rajeev Satav isn’t any extra. He was a younger and dynamic chief with a fantastic political future forward of him.”
The Cytomegalovirus is a standard virus, unfold by means of physique fluids together with blood, urine, saliva, breast milk, tears, semen and vaginal fluids, based on the Mayo Clinic web site. Informal contact would not transmit Cytomegalovirus, it provides.
Folks, who’ve weakened immune techniques comparable to those that have had an organ, bone marrow or stem cell transplant, or those that are contaminated with HIV usually tend to expertise indicators and signs of Cytomegalovirus, it says.