Aligarh, April 26
Five Aligarh Muslim University teachers have died within the past week after transient sicknesses, some of them exhibiting “COVID-like symptoms”.
During the identical interval, 5 retired school members have additionally died.
Irfan Ahmad (61), Department of Museology chairman, and Assistant Prof Faisal Aziz (45) died within the past 24 hours, with their relations saying they displayed COVID-like signs.
In a condolence message, the college stated they died following “brief illness” and didn’t point out COVID as the explanation of their demise.
The three different teachers who died within the past week are Prof Maula Baksh (59) from the Department of Urdu, Prof Saeed Zaman from the college polytechnic and Prof Ahsanullah Fahad (50) from the Department of Theology.
Professor Zaman died in Meerut, his hometown.
Among the 5 retired teachers who died was Humayun Murad (76), a former dean and an elected member of the AMU courtroom.
The different former teachers who’ve died within the past week have been Prof Nabi Ahmad, Prof Iqbal Ali, Prof Saeed Zafar and Prof Zubair Ahmad. PTI