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Former Member of Parliament (MP), and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) senior leader, Sabbam Hari passes away on Monday due to Covid-19. The TDP leader, who was admitted to a private hospital being tested positive for COVID-19 a few days ago, is said to have been on ventilator support for the last few days. Treated under critical condition, he took his last breath on Monday.
According to sources, the 68-year-old Sabbam Hari was tested positive for Covid-19 ten days ago and was treated under home isolation. As his oxygen levels dropped gradually, he was shifted to a private hospital. Since then he was treated with ventilator support.
Sabbam Hari’s hometown is Chittivalasa near Tagarapuvalasa. He served as Mayor of Visakhapatnam, after which was elected as Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha. He was also a former Congress MP from the Anakapalle constituency.
The former MP had joined TDP in 2019. Before the bifurcation of states, Sabbam Hari is said to have been a close friend of late AP Chief Minister, YS Rajasekhar Reddy, during his political career. He also took a major part in fighting against the bifurcation of the state.
Tweet by Shri Biswa Bhusan Harichandan, Governor of Andhra Pradesh
Hon’ble Governor Sri Biswa Bhusan Harichandan expressed sadness on passing away of Sri #SabbamHari, former MP & Mayor of Visakhapatnam, while undergoing treatment for #Covid.
Governor prayed for rest to his soul & offered his heartfelt condolences to bereaved family members.
— Governor of Andhra Pradesh (@governorap) May 3, 2021
Tweet by Shri V. V. Lakshmi Narayana
Very saddened to hear about the sudden demise of Sri. Sabbam Hari garu.
I extend deep condolences to the family members and pray god to give them strength. pic.twitter.com/8c0PMu7slO
— V. V. Lakshmi Narayana (JD) (@VVL_Official) May 3, 2021
Tweet By Shri N Chandrababu Naidu
తెలుగుదేశం నేత, విశాఖ మాజీ మేయర్, మాజీ ఎంపీ సబ్బం హరిగారి మరణం బాధాకరం. రాజకీయాలలో ఆద్యంతం విలువలకు కట్టుబడి ఉన్న సబ్బం హరిగారి మృతి రాష్ట్ర రాజకీయాలకు తీరనిలోటు. ఆయన ఆత్మకు శాంతి చేకూర్చాలని భగవంతుని ప్రార్థిస్తూ.. వారి కుటుంబసభ్యులకు ప్రగాఢ సానుభూతిని తెలియజేస్తున్నాను pic.twitter.com/rG6PkNZ5LO
— N Chandrababu Naidu (@ncbn) May 3, 2021