New Delhi: Union House Minister Amit Shah tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday and has been admitted to medical facility. Shah took to Twitter and notified about the development.
” I was showing signs of the illness, so chose to go through a test. My health is great, however based on the medical professional’s advice, I have been hospitalised for further treatment,” tweeted Shah.
Shah further urged people to separate themselves, who had actually can be found in his contact in the previous couple of days.
The 55- year-old home minister has been admitted in a room on the 14 th flooring of the Medanta Healthcare facility. He has actually been kept under observation of Dr Sushil Kataria’s. The entry to the medical facility has actually reportedly been barred in the meantime, a report by India Today said.
Sources said comprehensive contact tracing will be performed to detect anybody who had can be found in contact with the minister recently.
Union Minister Babul Supriyo who fulfilled Shah throughout the last few days, informed that he has been recommended by medical professionals to self-isolate.
I had satisfied Honble HM Shri @AmitShah ji day prior to at night – I am encouraged by Medical professionals to confine myself, away from my member of the family, for the next few days with a test to be done soon –
Shall abide with all precautionary steps based on Rules & Protocol #COVID19 #AmitShah
— Babul Supriyo (@SuPriyoBabul) August 2, 2020
Sources said Shah had can be found in contact with all his cabinet coworkers in current conferences, however, it is uncertain whether he fulfilled PM Modi just recently. He was likewise present at the cabinet conference recently where National Education Policy (NEP) was cleared.
It might be kept in mind that the House Minister has been spearheading India’s battle against the novel coronavirus and even helped Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in bringing the Covid circumstance in Delhi under control. He held a series of conferences when the infections were at peak in the national capital.
After the spread of the news, Twitter flooded with messages with several political leaders cutting across political lines, distinguished personalities and the common man wishing quick recovery of the experienced leader.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took to twitter and stated: Wishing Mr Amit Shah a speedy recovery.
Wishing Mr Amit Shah a rapid recovery.
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) August 2, 2020
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik likewise revealed his issue over the news and sent his wishes for Shah’s healing.
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) August 2, 2020
BJP National Vice President Jay Panda also tweeted: I hope to Mahaprabhu Jagannath for the fast healing of Home Minister @AmitShah Ji, who has actually tested Covid positive.
I pray to Mahaprabhu Jagannath for the speedy recovery of Home Minister @AmitShah Ji, who has actually checked Covid favorable. His strategic mind, steely determination, & unstinting hard work are acutely needed back at complete strength in the federal government.
— Baijayant Jay Panda (@PandaJay) August 2, 2020
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has actually wished the well being of the Union House Minister.
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) August 2, 2020
( Edited By Suryakant Jena)