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The Most Tagged Man

From personally ferrying people to hospitals to arranging for cremations to arranging for oxygen, Srinivas BV did whatever he could to help those suffering during the pandemic. His biggest regret: he couldn’t save everyone

Srinivas BV was anxious. The Indian Youth Congress (IYC) President desperately wanted to get a 28-year-old man infected with Covid-19 admitted in a Delhi hospital. He had managed to arrange for an ambulance but finding a bed was a challenge. For 10 hours, Srinivas kept searching for a bed across hospitals. Finally, an oxygen bed was found at Ambedkar hospital in Rohini. But it was too late. The man had died.