Union Minister Nitin Gadkari tests positive for COVID-19; isolates self

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari tests positive for COVID-19; isolates self

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari. File photo

Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, September 16

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has tested positive for COVID-19, he announced on Twitter.

“Yesterday, I was feeling weak and consulted my Doctor. During the course of my check up, I have been tested COVID 19 positive. I am at present doing well with the blessings and good wishes of all. I have isolated myself,” the minister tweeted.

“I request everyone who has come in my contact to be careful and follow the protocol. Stay safe,” he added in another tweet.

In August, Home Minister Amit Shah had tested positive. He was admitted to AIIMS on Saturday for post Covid care after being discharged on August 31.

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