The former minister for State for Human Resource in a tweet stated: “I have tested positive for COVID-19. Anyone who may have come in contact with me over the last few days, please get yourselves tested. I am presently in quarantine as advised by my doctors.”On April 5, he was seen campaigning in Kolkata Port within the South Kolkata district of Bengal for the Congress candidate, MD Mukhtar forward of part 4 of the West Bengal meeting elections.
Polling within the fourth part within the eight-phased West Bengal Assembly election is scheduled to be held on April 10.
Meanwhile, with 1,15,736 new COVID-19 instances within the final 24 hours, India recorded its every day highest spike on Wednesday.
With the surge, the full depend of instances in India has reached 1,28,01,785. The nation reported 630 Covid-related deaths within the final 24 hours, whereas the lively variety of instances stands at 8,43,473, the Union Health Ministry stated on Wednesday.
As many as 59,856 individuals recovered from the illness within the final 24 hours. The cumulative loss of life toll has mounted to 1,66,177. (ANI)