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It was not clear if the use of hydroxychloroquine is connected to the death of Utpaljit Barman, 44, a senior anaesthetist at Guwahati-based Pratiksha Hospital, a private health facility.(File photo)

Assam doctor who took anti-malaria drug amid Covid-19 outbreak dies

By Utpal Parashar | Hindustan Times, Guwahati
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2020 11:48 PM IST
“Several doctors are using hydroxychloroquine as self-medication to prevent Covid-19. Barman too took it,” said Nirmal Kumar Hazarika, Pratiksha Hospital’s medical superintendent.
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