Vigilance Director Debasis Panigrahi Still Critical, Vitals Stable

Bhubaneswar: Senior IPS officer and Director Vigilance Debasis Paigrahi continues to be critical. He has been admitted to Kolkata’s Medica Super-Speciality Hospital where Panigrahi is under ECMO treatment. His condition continues to be critical however, the good thing is, his vitals are stable.

Panigrahi was flown to Kolkata in an air ambulance on Tuesday for advanced Covid-19 treatment. He had tested positive for Covid on May 29.

He is under Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) treatment as his lungs have been severely damaged due to Covid-19, said reports. Earlier, Panigrahi was undergoing treatment for Covid-19 at Ashwini Hospital in Cuttack where he was under ventilator support.