Ghulam Nabi Azad, the Chief of Opposition in Rajya Sabha and Congress veteran, on Friday tweeted that he has contracted the novel coronavirus and has been underneath house quarantine. He additionally suggested those that had are available in contact with him not too long ago to comply with the COVID-19 security protocols.
“I’ve examined constructive for COVID-19. I’m in house quarantine. Those that got here in touch with me in previous few days might kindly comply with the protocol,” he wrote.
I’ve examined constructive for COVID-19. I’m in house quarantine. Those that got here in touch with me in previous few days might kindly comply with the protocol.
— Ghulam Nabi Azad (@ghulamnazad) October 16, 2020
Earlier, a number of different senior Congress leaders like Ahmed Patel, Motilal Vora and Abhishek Singhvi had examined constructive for COVID-19, information company PTI reported. Whereas Mr Singhvi has recovered, different leaders are nonetheless underneath therapy.
A number of senior politicians throughout the nation have examined constructive for the virus. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Ministers Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari and Pralhad Patel had examined constructive for the virus and have recovered.
Former Congress MP Milind Deora wished the chief a speedy restoration.
Wishing you a full & speedy restoration! https://t.co/8asoYxU29t
— Milind Deora | मिलिंद देवरा (@milinddeora) October 16, 2020
Mr Azad’s social gathering colleague Anand Sharma additionally wished him an early restoration.
“Involved that my good friend and LOp in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has examined COVID constructive. Wishing him good and early restoration,” he tweeted.