Narmadaben Modi, the aunt of Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was undergoing treatment for coronavirus infection died at the civil hospital here on Tuesday, the family said.
Narmadaben (80) lived in the New Ranip area of the city with her children.
“Our aunt Narmadaben was admitted to the civil hospital some ten days ago after her condition deteriorated following coronavirus infection,” Prahlad Modi, the prime minister”s younger brother was quoted as saying by Press Trust of India.
“She breathed her last at the hospital today,” he added.
Her husband Jagjivandas, brother of the prime minister”s father Damodardas, had died many years ago, said Prahlad Modi.—