Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has examined positive for coronavirus. Sisodia took to Twitter to announce that he has examined positive for coronavirus. He tweeted, “After a mild fever, the corona test was conducted today, which has been reported positive. I have put myself in solitude. I’m totally fine. Will soon be fully healthy and return to work.”
Manish Sisodia is the second cupboard minister of the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) authorities in Delhi who has examined positive for coronavirus. Earlier, Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain had additionally contracted the infectious illness.
Earlier within the day, on the primary day of monsoon session of the Parliament, BJP’s Meenakshi Lekhi, Anant Kumar Hegde and Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma had been amongst 26 Member of Parliament (MPs) who examined positive for coronavirus within the necessary tests performed earlier than the session.
As many as 12 MPs from the BJP probably the most from any occasion in Lok Sabha, had been discovered contaminated with the illness in the course of the take a look at adopted by the YSR Congress’s two MPs and one every of the DMK, the Shiv Sena and the RLP.
Others who’ve been detected coronavirus positive embrace Pratap Rao Jadav, Janardan Singh, Sukhbir Singh, Hanuman Beniwal, Sukanata Majumdar, Goddeti Madhavi, Bidyut Baran, Pradan Baruah, N. Reddeppa, Selvam G, Pratap Rao Patil, Ram Shankar Katheria, Satya Pal Singh and Rodmal Nagar.
The Lok Sabha members had been examined on the Parliament House on September 13 and 14, throughout a compulsory take a look at for these attending this yr’s Monsoon Session which is able to finish on October 1. BJP MP Sukanta Majumdar in a tweet on Sunday morning declared he had examined Covid-19 positive.
“I am doing well and taking doctors’ advice. Requesting all those who have come in close contact with me in the last few days to monitor their health and get tested in case of any symptoms,” Majumdar tweeted.