Chetan Chauhan. (Source:Twitter)

Corona continues to wreak havoc in Uttar Pradesh. Minister and Former Cricketer Chetan Chauhan has died in the Yogi Adityanath government of the state. Chetan Chauhan was admitted to Medanta Hospital in Gurugram after being infected with Corona. He died on Sunday due to kidney failure while undergoing treatment at Medanta Hospital. Earlier on August 2, Kamal Rani Varun, a minister in the UP government, also died due to Corona. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed grief over the demise of the associate minister.

Chetan Chauhan, who has been awarded the Arjuna Award, has been a player of the Indian cricket team. Apart from this, he has also been an MP from 1991 to 1998. After joining the BJP, he became the Minister of Military Welfare, Home Guards, Provincial Guard Party and Civil Defense in the Government of UP. He was currently 73 years old. Chetan Chauhan has also been an MP from Amroha in Uttar Pradesh. Currently, he was an MLA from Naugawan Sadat seat of Amroha. 4454 cases of corona reported in the last 24 hours, 56 people died

Chetan Chauhan used to open with Sunil Gavaskar

Chetan Chauhan played 40 Test matches for the Indian cricket team and he opened for a long time with Sunil Gavaskar. He also became the President, Vice President and Chief Selector of DDCA. He scored 3022 runs in 59 matches with Gavaskar. It also included 10 centuries. He also played seven ODIs.