GS Murthy, Additional Secretary in the Chhattisgarh Legislative Assembly, passed away in Allahabad. The corona infected idol was hospitalized for a fortnight for treatment. The last rites of the idol will be performed in Raipur.

According to the information, after Additional Secretary GS Murthy got corona infected, his doctor daughter had taken him to Allahabad for better treatment. But as his health did not improve, preparations were being made to shift him to a hospital in Delhi. He died before he could be shifted.

Murthy’s father had passed away six months back in Raipur. GS Murthy’s younger brother Dr. Ramnesh Murthy is the Dean of Ambikapur Medical College. After the partition of undivided Madhya Pradesh, Murthy had moved to Chhattisgarh from the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He had two years left to retire. Therefore, it was believed that he would reach the chair of the assembly secretary.