Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan has died. He is 73 years old. He was admitted to Sanjay Gandhi PGI Hospital in Lucknow on July 12 after being diagnosed with corona positive. There his health did not improve at all and deteriorated further. He was shifted to Medanta in Gurugram. During treatment, he developed BP and kidney problems.
He has been on a ventilator in the hospital for a few days. The former opener, who was hit by a corona last month, is in a critical condition. Most of the organs in his body were already completely damaged. Chauhan was a cabinet minister in the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh. Chauhan, who played 40 Tests for India, entered the ring as the opener along with Sunil Gavaskar. He also served in various capacities in the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association.