Sitapur The health of senior Samajwadi Party leader and Rampur MP Azam Khan, who was lodged in Sitapur District Prison in Uttar Pradesh, deteriorated again on Sunday afternoon. Azam Khan is infected with the corona virus. The detained son Abdullah Azam in jail along with his father are also corona infected. The team of doctors conducted her health test and advised to be hospitalized immediately. On this Azam Khan along with his son Abdullah have been admitted to Lucknow Medanta Hospital.
Rampur MP SP leader Azam Khan’s oxygen level was going up and down between 90 and 92 from Saturday night. Therefore the jail administration was upset. After the health test, it was decided to hospitalize him. On reaching Lucknow late at night, Azam and his son were admitted to Medanta Hospital after several investigations including CT scan. His treatment has been started in the hospital’s Kovid ward. A team of senior doctors is monitoring his health.
Coronation-positive Rampur MP SP leader Azam Khan’s health deteriorated on Saturday afternoon. The team of doctors conducted her health test and advised to be admitted immediately. Azam Khan was not ready to be admitted to the hospital earlier. When this news reached the administration, ADM Vinay Pathak, CMO Dr. Madhu Garola, ASP North Dr. Rajeev Dixit, SDM Sadar Amit Bhatt, CO City Piyush Kumar Singh and many officials including Azam Khan came to convince him to run the hospital.
According to the information received, these officials were asking MP Azam Khan to be admitted to Lucknow Sanjay Gandhi PGI, but Azam Khan refused to be admitted to the hospital out of jail. According to the officials, Azam Khan was requesting to be admitted to Medanta Hospital in Lucknow, on which the ADM phoned and informed the DM about this. DM Vishal Bhardwaj allowed both Azam Khan and his son Abdullah to be admitted to Medanta Hospital, on which the officials left the jail from Lucknow at 6.30 pm carrying the father-son from the ambulance.
SP MP Azam Khan and his son Abdullah Azam are lodged in Sitapur District Prison since February 27, 2020. During this time he also went to Rampur on several occasions. For the past two months, the spread of corona infection was intensifying, he was being produced online from the District Prison. The jail administration says that the health of Azam Khan and his son is checked at regular intervals. On April 29, an antigen test was conducted by the Health Department team, in which both positives were found. Then his and his son’s sample was sent to RT-PCR investigation. The father-son corona was found infected in a May 1 report.
On this, both were quarantined in separate barracks. Officials say that in view of the infection, police personnel change their duties. The infection may have reached the jail due to these policemen. Many prisoners have also been found positive. Since Saturday night, Azam Khan’s oxygen level was up and down between 90 and 92. Therefore the jail administration was upset. CO City Piyush Kumar Singh said that a heavy security force has also been sent along with Azam Khan and his son Abdullah. In this, Khairabad police station OP Rai, two inspectors from the police line and a guard of 10 constables have been arrested.