Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Satav has died of COVID complications. 

Rajeev Satav died at a private hospital in Pune on Sunday morning. 

“Rajeev Satav became RT-PCR swab negative on May 9, 2021. However, after a prolonged illness he succumbed to secondary pneumonia with multi-organ dysfunction on May 16 at 4:58 am,” Jehangir hospital said in a statement. 

Top leaders of the Country have condoled the demise of Rajeev Satav. 

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Sonia Gandhi said she is deeply pained by the tragic loss of the party leader, “who was a trusted colleague and a friend to all of us”. She said it is also a personal loss to her. 

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