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Bihar, chief secretary, judge and 3 lawyers die from Covid-19 | India News


PATNA: Bihar Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Singh died of Covid-19 at a hospital here on Friday, the fourth IAS official in the state to have fallen from the virus. An additional 44-year-old district judge, who was stationed at Sasaram in the Rohtas district, three attorneys from the Patna high court, and an HC officer also succumbed to Covid in the last 24 hours. Singh’s funeral will be held with all the honors of the state, CM Nitish Kumar said.
While ADJ Piyush Kumar Srivastava died in a Sasaram hospital, former Bihar Additional General Counsel Shivaji Nath (75) and high court attorneys Ravindra Griyage and Nirbhay Kumar Singh died in Patna on Friday.

Times of India