Kochi

Municipal councillor collapses, dies

K.T. Saigal   | Photo Credit: SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT

K.T. Saigal, chairman of the Thripunithura municipality’s health standing committee and a member of the newly reconstituted area committee of the CPI(M) in Thripunithura, collapsed and died on Monday night.

He was 45 and tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 post-death.

Saigal, who represented Ilamanathope ward at the municipal council, was also vice-chairman of the People’s Urban Cooperative Bank.

He is survived by his wife and two children.


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