Former President Pranab Mukherjee has been infected with the coronavirus. He gave this information in a tweet on Monday afternoon. Mukherjee said that he had gone to the hospital in connection with another disease where his Covid-19 test report came back positive. The former President has appealed to the people in contact with him to self-isolate and get his Covid-19 test.
Four Union ministers have been infected so far
In addition to Union Home Minister Amit Shah this month, three more Union ministers have also been found corona infected. The report of Union Minister of State for Agriculture Kailash Chaudhary and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal came positive on Saturday. Before him, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan was also found to be COVID positive.
On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID19 today.— Pranab Mukherjee (@CitiznMukherjee) August 10, 2020
I request the people who came in contact with me in the last week, to please self isolate and get tested for COVID-19. #CitizenMukherjee
Many celebrities corona infected
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan turned out to be Corona positive. Shiromani Akali Dal MP Naresh Gujral was also found infected with the virus. BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia and party spokesperson Sambit Patra were also infected with Corona, but have now recovered. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa is also infected with Coronavirus. On Friday, Congress leader Siddaramaiah’s 40-year-old son Yatindra Siddaramaiah was found to be Corona positive. Uttar Pradesh minister Kamala Rani died in the past due to Corona.