Underworld don and gangster Chhota Rajan is still alive, reports say. According to a news agency, the AIIMS officials have refuted the media report of his death on Friday.
Chhota Rajan was admitted to the hospital on April 26 after he tested positive for Covid-19.
61-year old Rajan was lodged in the high-security Tihar Jail in New Delhi since his arrest after deportation from Bali, Indonesia, in 2015.
Rajan’s admission to the AIIMS was confirmed on April 26 after the assistant jailer at Tihar telephonically informed the session’s court that they could not produce Rajan via video conference before the judge as has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been taken to the hospital.
Rajan was considered as a high-risk Covid-19 patient as he suffered from a slew of comorbidities, including diabetes, heart problem, kidney failure, hernia, laparotomy and hypertension.