The deadly coronavirus has the country in its grip as the cases continue to rise rapidly across the nation. Numerous people have lost their loved ones due to the deadly disease. A lot of big personalities have also lost their lives due to the disease, including sports persons.
In a piece of recent news, it has been found out that RP Singh’s father passed away due to Covid. His father was ill for a very long time and on Wednesday, he lost the battle against Coronavirus.
He was getting treatment from Medanta Hospital in Lucknow. The Indian cricketer posted an emotional message on his social media account to update on his father’s demise to his fans. He urged everyone to remember him in their prayers.
“It is with deepest grief and sadness we inform the passing away of my father, Mr Shiv Prasad Singh. He left for his heavenly abode on 12th May after suffering from Covid. We request you to keep my beloved father in your thoughts and prayers. RIP Papa.” wrote RP Singh on Twitter.
Earlier, he also expressed condolences on his Piyush Chawla’s father’s demise. Chawla’s father passed away on Monday due to Covid-19. He was undergoing treatment in a private hospital in Delhi.
On Sunday, Young Saurashtra pacer Chetan Sakariya’s father Kanjibhai Sakariya had also died due to COVID-19 at a hospital in Bhavnagar on Sunday. He was 42 and was battling the infection for the past few days.
RP Singh bid adieu from all forms of cricket in 2018. Post his retirement, he joined the Hindi commentary panel of Star Sports for this year’s IPL. He left the IPL 2021 midway after finding out that his father was tested positive for Coronavirus.
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