Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, 61, has tried positive for the novel coronavirus, it was affirmed Saturday evening. He has been admitted to the Chirayu Hospital in state capital Bhopal.
“My dear compatriots, I was having COVID-19 side effects and, after a test, my report returned positive. I am following all the rules and will isolate myself as indicated by the specialist’s recommendation,” the Chief Minister composed on Twitter.
He additionally engaged associates and people to play it safe to keep away from disease and encouraged the individuals who had interacted with him to complete their tests also”I bid to the individuals of my state to be cautious, only a little lack of regard welcomes the coronavirus. I bent over backward to evade the infection yet individuals used to meet me regarding numerous matters,” Mr Chouhan included.
Close contacts of the Chief Minister, who was to hold a gathering at 11.30 AM, have been isolated. In his nonappearance, Mr Chouhan composed, Home Minister Narottam Mishra, Health Minister Vishvas Sarang and others will lead the gathering.Mr Mishra, among those to have had close contact with the Chief Minister, will likewise be tried for the infection.
Updates on Mr Chouhan testing positive comes two days after a pastor in his bureau, Arvind Singh Bhadoria, said he was contaminated. Mr Bhadoria was among the priests at Wednesday’s bureau meeting, which was led by the Chief MinisterMr Chouhan and Mr Bhadoria had gone to the burial service of the late Madhya Pradesh Governor Lalji Tandon, who passed away at an emergency clinic in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow on July 21.
Madhya Pradesh has recorded more than 26,000 COVID-19 cases up until this point, including 791 passings connected to the infection. The quantity of dynamic cases in the state is more than 7,500.Across India the quantity of coronavirus cases has crossed 13.36 lakh, with more than 4.56 lakh dynamic cases and 31,358 passings connected to the infection.