Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma Death: Eminent santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma is no more in this world. He passed away today in Mumbai. He was 84 years old. According to reports, he died of a heart attack. Not only this, he was also suffering from kidney related problems for the last several months, due to which he had to undergo dialysis. His funeral will take place this evening (May 10). The whole country was plunged into a wave of mourning with the news of his death. Many big personalities including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath have tweeted condoling the death of Santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma. Let us know what is a heart attack, how are the symptoms seen before a heart attack.
what is a heart attack
Santoor player Pandit Shivkumar Sharma passed away due to heart attack. Mayo Clinic According to a report published in, a heart attack or heart attack is a medical emergency. A heart attack usually occurs when blood flow to the heart is blocked due to a blood clot. This blockage is sometimes caused by the build-up of fat, cholesterol or other substances, which form a plaque in the arteries. Without blood, tissues lose oxygen, causing them to become damaged or die.
Sometimes the plaque ruptures, forming a clot and blocking blood flow. The interrupted blood flow can damage part of the heart muscle. If the heart attack is not treated immediately, then the person may even die.
symptoms of heart attack
These common symptoms are seen during heart attack-
– burning in the chest
– Nausea, indigestion
– feeling short of breath
– feeling tired
-chest pressure, pain
-Increased pain in arm, neck, jaw, back
– cold sweats
heart attack risk factors
Age, having high blood pressure, smoking, tobacco use, high cholesterol level, obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stress, autoimmune conditions, lack of physical activity, family history of heart attack etc. Can harm health and cause heart attack.
FIRST PUBLISHED : May 10, 2022, 15:41 IST