Press "Enter" to skip to content

UP Hospital Ward Boy Dies Day After Covid Vaccine Shot, Official Says Unrelated To Vaccine



Ward Boy Mahipal Singh died after complaining of chest congestion and breathlessness.


A 46-year-old authorities hospital worker in Uttar Pradesh’s Moradabad died on Sunday night, 24 hours after receiving a Covid vaccine shot. The district’s Chief Medical Officer has mentioned the dying is unrelated to vaccination.

Ward Boy Mahipal Singh died after complaining of chest congestion and breathlessness. According to his household, he had been unwell earlier than the jab.

“He was vaccinated on Saturday around noon. On Sunday he felt breathless and complained of chest congestion. We are inquiring into the reasons of the death. We will get a post mortem done. It does not seem to be a reaction to vaccination. He did night duty on Saturday too and there were no problems,” MC Garg, Moradabad’s chief medical officer, informed reporters late final night time.

UP authorities sources mentioned the put up mortem report revealed the speedy explanation for dying as “cardiogenic shock/septicemic shock” because of “cardio-pulmonary disease”.

The man’s son informed the media he could have been unwell earlier than the vaccination, however that he felt worse after receiving the shot. “My father left the vaccination centre around 1.30 pm, I brought him home. He was feeling breathless and he was coughing. He had a bit of pneumonia, the usual cough and cold, but he started feeling worse after returning home,” Mahipal Singh’s son Vishal informed the media. 

In a press launch, the UP govt mentioned it vaccinated 22,643 folks on Saturday, day 1 of India’s Covid Vaccination drive. The subsequent day of vaccination in Uttar Pradesh is Friday, January 22. 

Be First to Comment

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    %d bloggers like this: