NEUROLOGISTS CALLED TO EXAMINE 80-YR-OLD POET-ACTIVIST
News 18 / by PTI
Jailed writer and activist Varavara Rao, undergoing treatment at St George Hospital after testing positive for COVID-19, is also suffering from neurological problem and specialist doctors have been called to treat him, hospital officials said on Friday.
VARAVARA RAO TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
Hindustan Times / by HT Correspondent
Poet and activist Varavara Rao, who was lodged at Taloja Jail as an undertrial in connection with the Elgar Parishad case, tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday. Rao, 81, is asymptomatic but will be treated with symptomatic drugs. His family has alleged criminal negligence by state authorities.
SHOCKING TREATMENT OF VARA VARA RAO AT JJ HOSPITAL
By Human Rights Defenders´ Alert – India
Human Rights Defenders Alert urges NHRC to intervene immediately. VV’s family in Mumbai since yesterday has been horrified to find him in a pathetic & unattended condition at hospital.