Jaipur: Kailash Chandra Trivedi, Rajasthan Congress MLA, passed away after recovering from the coronavirus infection. Trivedi died at a hospital in Gurgaon.

The 65-year-old leader was suffering from lung fibrosis after recovering from the coronavirus infection.

According to reports, the legislator was airlifted to Gurgaon from Jaipur on October 2 after his health deteriorated.

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The report added that the leader breathed his last on Monday night.

Ashok Gehlot, chief minister expressed condolences on the death of Trivedi, a three-time MLA.

He took to social media and wrote, "Deeply saddened at the passing away of Sahara, Bhilwara MLA and Congress leader Kailash Trivedi ji. My heartfelt condolences to his family members and supporters. May they remain strong in this difficult time. May his soul rest in peace."

India's COVID-19 case tally crossed the 50-lakh mark with a spike of 61,267 new cases and 884 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on October 6.