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Milkha Singh is out of COVID ICU, condition stable: Family
Chandigarh, June 16, 2021: The condition of Flying Sikh Milkha Singh is now stable and he is out of COVID ICU, informed the family members on Wednesday.
“Milkha Ji is stable and is out of the COVID ICU, but is in the Medical ICU. Thank you for your continued prayers and good wishes,” shared family members.
Milkha Singh has tested positive for COVID-19 last month. Earlier, 91-year-old Milkha had been in home isolation at his residence in Sector 8, Chandigarh after he tested positive for the COVID-19. But he was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Fortis Hospital after his health condition deteriorated.
On June 13, Milkha Singh's wife, Nirmal Milkha Singh, passed away in Chandigarh due to COVID. She was 85.
She was former Director of Sports for Women in Chandigarh and former Captain of the Indian Women’s National Volleyball. Milkha couldn't attend her funeral since he is already hospitalized.