Two brothers of the same family have died in Shivasatakshi of Jhapa, Nepal due to corona infection.
The deceased have been identified as Dayaram and Yogeshwar, two sons of Chudamani Bhattarai of Shivasatakshi Municipality-2. Jhapa, Nepal.
The eldest son of Bhattarai, Dayaram, 38, and the youngest son, Yogeshwar, 30, died four months apart due to Coronavirus infection.
Dayaram died at the Nobel Medical College in Biratnagar on Friday morning. Yogeshwar’s family has stated that he died in Qatar four months ago.
Ward Chairman Kul Bahadur Basnet also said that he was saddened to hear that a healthy youth had died due to coronavirus.
He also said “We are not safe now”.
Dayaram, who has been doing business in Damak, was admitted to the Nobel Medical College on October 28 after he was diagnosed with a general health problem. On the same day, he was diagnosed with coronavirus infection. He died at the hospital around 8 am on Friday.
Dayaram’s younger brother Yogeshwar had died in Qatar on June 19 while working abroad. He arrived in Qatar two years ago for foreign employment and passed away in carnage of Coronavirus.
Editorial Note: The identity of the deceased has been disclosed with the permission of the victim’s family.