Hisar (Haryana):

An official from the Hisar Municipal Corporation, which has ensured a dignified funeral for more than 300 COVID-19 victims since the outbreak of the pandemic, misplaced the battle in opposition to the coronavirus simply two days after testing constructive, a spokesman stated Tuesday.

Praveen Kumar, 43, died in a personal hospital Monday evening, the municipal company spokesman stated.

Praveen Kumar was the head of the crew shaped by the municipal company to incinerate the our bodies of coronavirus sufferers.

“He had cremated more than 300 COVID-19 bodies so far since last year. He tested positive two days ago. He was admitted to a private hospital, where his oxygen level continued to drop so he died,” the spokesperson stated.

Praveen Kumar was additionally president of the Safai Karamchari Union Municipal Corporation.

His last rites had been performed at a cremation floor in Rishi Nagar on Tuesday beneath COVID-19 pointers.