Renowned neurologist Ashok Panagariya succumbs to post-Covid complications
Jaipur, June 12, 2021
Renowned neurologist Ashok Panagariya passed away here on Friday after suffering from post-Covid complications.
He was in a hospital for over 25 days as his lungs were damaged even as he recovered from Covid.
Panagariya had over 90 research papers in different health journals in his name. He had won a UNESCO Award for medical and social cooperation, and was also conferred the Padma Shri.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot condoled his death.
"Condolences to renowned neurologist and Padma Shri Dr Ashok Panagariya who served significant positions in the medical stream. Even during COVID pandemic, he played a significant role as a medical practitioner in the state," he said in a tweet.