Imphal: All India Radio (AIR), Imphal programme executive Bijaya Yumlembam reportedly passed away due to COVID-19 in Imphal, Manipur on Wednesday.
As per reports, she was admitted to Shija Hospital after testing positive for COVID-19 in the last week of April. Later, she was shifted to ICU after her condition deteriorated, the reports added.
The news comes just a day after Manipur State Women’s Development Corporation (MSWDC) chairperson Satyabhama Samurailatpam Devi succumbed to COVID-19 on Tuesday.
Satyabhama, who is also the State BJP Executive member, was the wife of late Sahid Modhumangol Sharma, one of the founders of BJP in Manipur.