Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel tested positive for Covid-19. He himself confirmed the news on Twitter. He also urged all those who had come in contact with him in the last few days to isolate themselves.
“I have tested positive for Covid-19. I request all those who came in close contact with me recently, to self isolate,” he tweeted.
Till now several affected by Covid-19. Includes Abhishek Singhvi, Siddaramaiah, D K Shivakumar and Deepender Hooda.
The Parliament monsoon session cut short by 8 days. Includes both houses. A number of MPs tested positive for Covid-19 during the routine tests in the Parliament. The Union Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi tested positive on September 23.