Sheoshekhar Shukla
Sheoshekhar Shukla

Principal secretary Sheoshekhar Shukla has shown mirror to those politicians and officers who are undergoing treatment at private hospitals for Covid-19.

On Saturday, Shukla tweeted that he and his wife have been in Gandhi Medical College for five days. They are afflicted with the virus. He could get treatment at any private hospital. Yet he preferred a government hospital to a private one, which has the best of all doctors and the facilities, Shukla tweeted. After testing positive for Covid-19, Shukla went to a government hospital instead of a private one.

Despite developing lungs infection, Shukla is getting treatment in a government hospital. He is better now. After testing positive for Covid-19, many politicians and got treatment in private hospitals.

A few officers even went to Indore, although the state capital has all the facilities for treating Corona patients. Shukla is the first IAS officer undergoing treatment at Hamidia Hospital.

Apart from some cabinet ministers, many legislators have been struck down by the Coronavirus. Yet, none of them went to Hamidia. Shukla’s tweet has encouraged the doctors at the hospital. Shukla is principal secretary of public relations, culture and tourism departments. Before that, Shukla was in charge of the medical education department. Hamidia Hospital was under his control.

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