Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh CM, ex-Rajasthan Governor and senior BJP leader Kalyan Singh has passed away at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) in Lucknow, due to sepsis and multi organ failure, reports news agency ANI quoting the hospital.Also Read - Road to Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya to be named after Kalyan Singh
The former UP CM was admitted to the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU) on July 4 due to an infection and reduced consciousness level. Earlier, he was undergoing treatment at the Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences here. The 89-year-old veteran leader has also served as the governor of Rajasthan. Also Read - Aligarh Airport To Be Named After Kalyan Singh? Read What CM Yogi Adityanath Has to say
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had on Friday met Kalyan Singh who was admitted to a hospital here in “critical” condition, the facility said on Wednesday. Adityanath arrived at the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in the morning and enquired about the health of the veteran leader, it said. Also Read - Kalyan Singh Dies at 89: PM Modi Pays Tributes to Former UP CM, Says He Devoted His Life to 'Jan Kalyan'