Hyderabad: A Sub-inspector officer working at the Madhapur police station succumbed to Covid-19 here on Friday. He was infected with the virus while on duty and was on sick leave. He died while being treated at a private hospital.
The SI, Abbas Ali, was 56 and is survived by his wife and children.
Ali had recently complained of headache, cold and other symptoms and was taken to the hospital for a check-up, where he was diagnosed with Covid-19.
Officials said Ali’s condition turned out to be critical and though he was given all necessary treatment, he succumbed on Friday.
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