Former Bihar Siwan RJD MP and Bahubali Shahabuddin died today of a corona infection. Earlier, the Tihar Jail administration had confirmed Shahabuddin’s death. The DG Tihar Jail said that according to DDU Hospital, the former MP breathed his last during treatment. He was admitted to the hospital on April 20 last month.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav tweeted condolences. He said that the untimely death of former MP Mohammad Shahabuddin due to corona infection was sad news. May God give them a place in heaven, help the family and the well-wishers. His death is an unfulfilled loss for the party. In this hour of sorrow, the RJD family is in mourning.
News of the former MP’s death was going viral on social media this morning. But these reports were repeatedly denied by the Tihar Jail administration. The jail authorities had said that former MP Shahabuddin’s condition was critical and he was undergoing treatment in the ICU of Deendayal Upadhyay Hospital. The jail authorities have termed the reports as a rumor on behalf of the jail authorities. Now after going to Tihar Jail, the official information about Shahbauddin’s death was released by Shahbadin’s DG.