Shimla, July 22
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur stated he was going into self-quarantine after a deputy secretary in his workplace examined constructive for the novel coronavirus on Wednesday.
“As per coronavirus protocol, I am going to quarantine myself,” Thakur advised the media earlier than leaving his workplace for his residence.
He then quarantined himself at his official residence at Oakover right here.
The CM’s pattern will quickly be collected for testing for novel coronavirus, a senior well being official stated.
Thakur stated samples of officers and mediapersons who got here involved with the deputy secretary will probably be collected for testing as per protocol.
Meanwhile, all of the appointments of the chief minister have been cancelled until additional orders, an official stated. — PTI