Chandigarh. These days people are praising Health Secretary Yashpal Garg posted in Chandigarh, the capital of Punjab and Haryana. In fact, a video of this senior IAS officer of the year 2008 batch is going viral on social media, in which he is seen giving cardiopulmonary resuscitation ie CPR to a person.
According to the information received, Janak Lal, a resident of Sector-41 of Chandigarh, had reached the Chandigarh Housing Board (CHB) office on Tuesday morning, where he suffered a heart attack and fell there. Meanwhile, when Health Secretary Yashpal Garg came to know about this, he immediately reached there and gave CPR to Janak Lal and saved his life. Now he has been kept under observation at the Government Multi Specialty Hospital in Sector-16.
While sharing the video of this incident on Twitter, Swati Maliwal, Chairperson of Delhi Commission for Women, while praising Chandigarh Health Secretary Yashpal Garg, said that every human being should learn CPR.
When a man had a heart attack, Chandigarh’s Health Secretary IAS @Garg_Yashpal Ji saved the man’s life by giving CPR immediately. The appreciation of his work is less. Lives can be saved from heart attack. Everyone should learn CPR. pic.twitter.com/C7dWVsAoOI
— Swati Maliwal (@SwatiJaiHind) January 18, 2023
Tags: Chandigarh News, heart attack, IAS officer
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 18, 2023, 16:30 IST