New Delhi, August 4
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday examined optimistic for coronavirus and has been admitted to Medanta Hospital.
In a tweet, Pradhan mentioned he has been admitted to hospital after testing optimistic of COVID-19.
Pradhan, 51, had developed COVID-like signs on Monday and was examined on Tuesday.
“After seeing symptoms of COVID-19, I got tested. The report has come positive,” he tweeted. “On the advice of doctors, I have been admitted to hospital and I am healthy.”
Sources mentioned Pradhan had final week met Home Minister Amit Shah, who was admitted to Medanta on Sunday after testing optimistic of coronavirus.
His workers too had earlier examined optimistic and has been isolation since.
Pradhan is without doubt one of the a number of high-profile names to have examined optimistic.
Others embrace Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa and former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddharamaiah.
Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit has additionally been identified with the an infection and is being handled at privately-owned Kauvery Hospital. — PTI