420 Doctors Lost Their Lives In Second Wave Of Covid-19
Coronavirus Live: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has recently informed that around 420 doctors across the country have died due to the deadly 2nd wave of Covid-19. Out of these 420 doctors, 100 are from Delhi alone. As the hospitals were crippled with medical supplies, the second wave of the pandemic impacted everyone.
As per the data provided by the doctor’s association, nearly 96 doctors have lost their lives in Bihar whereas 41 died in Uttar Pradesh.
According to the IMA president Dr. JA Jayalal, "The second wave of the pandemic is turning out to be extremely fatal for all and especially for the healthcare workers who are at the forefront.”
However, IMA data says that earlier in the first wave, over 748 doctors succumbed to Covid-19 infections.