New Delhi: After Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday tested positive for the coronavirus. As per latest updates, he has been admitted to Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Eastern Railway to Resume Passenger Special Train Services From June 14 | Full List Here
After getting mild symptoms, he underwent test and the results came positive. The Union Minister was in self-isolation after his staff had earlier tested positive for coronavirus. Also Read - Hajj Pilgrimage This Year To Be Limited To 60,000 People, Saudi Issues Fresh Order
One of the high-profile ministers, Dharmendra Pradhan has tested positive after Union Home Minister Amit Shah. Also Read - Delta Variant Raises Concern in UK, PM Johnson Hints Postponing of June 21 Unlock
Earlier in the day, former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said he has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been admitted to the hospital on the advice of doctors.
The Manipal hospital, where the 71-year-old leader of opposition in the state assembly is undergoing treatment, said he is “doing well” and is “stable currently”.
Meanwhile, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is undergoing treatment for coronavirus infection at the same Manipal Hospital.
Yediyurappa was admitted to the hospital on Sunday night after he tested positive for coronavirus, and doctors have said he is “doing well” and is “clinically stable”.