Lucknow: Senior IAS officer and chairman of the Uttar Pradesh IAS Association, Deepak Trivedi, succumbed to Covid on Thursday. He has been hospitalized for the past several days after testing positive for the virus.Also Read - Fourth COVID Wave In India Due To Cases Of Omicron BA.4, BA.5 Variants? Govt Panel Chief Reveals Details

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed his grief over the officer’s demise and has conveyed his condolences to the bereaved family. Also Read - Tomato Flu: 26 Cases Detected In Odisha | All You Need To Know About This Disease

Trivedi was posted as the chairman of the Board of Revenue and had been elected as president of the UP IAS Association in March last year. A 1985 batch IAS officer, Deepak Trivedi was a popular officer, known for his amiable nature. Also Read - Employees Back to Office, But More Than 70% of TCS Techies Likely to Work From Home Till The End of 2022. Deets Here