Bengaluru, August 4
Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday stated he has examined optimistic for COVID-19 and has been admitted to the hospital on the recommendation of docs.
The 71-year-old chief of opposition within the state meeting has requested all those that have come into contact with him to quarantine themselves.
“I have been tested positive for #Covid19 & also been admitted to the hospital on the advice of doctors as a precaution. I request all those who had come in contact with me to check out for symptoms & to quarantine themselves,” Siddaramaiah tweeted.
Siddaramaiah’s son Dr Yathindra Siddaramaiah stated his father had a fever since Monday morning and was admitted to hospital within the evening.
“He was confirmed with corona infection after the antigen test was conducted,” he stated in a tweet.
Siddaramaiah has additionally been admitted to Manipal Hospital the place Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa is present process remedy for coronavirus.
Yediyurappa was admitted to the hospital on Sunday evening after he examined optimistic for coronavirus, and docs have stated he was “doing well” and is “clinically stable”.
State Medical Education Minister Ok Sudhakar tweeted wishing for Siddaramaiah’s speedy restoration and stated he was in fixed contact with Manipal hospital docs. “His (Siddaramaiah) health is stable and there is no need to worry.” PTI