Marathi | HIndi

Epaper
Follow us:
Home > National > Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy tests positive for COVID-19
Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy tests positive for COVID-19 English.Lokmat.com

Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy tests positive for COVID-19

Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Chief Minister of Karnataka H.D. Kumaraswamy on Saturday tested positive for COVID-19.
Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy tests positive for COVID-19

Janata Dal (Secular) leader and former Chief Minister of Karnataka H.D. Kumaraswamy on Saturday tested positive for COVID-19.

"I have tested positive for COVID-19. I request everyone who came in close contact with me over the last few days to isolate themselves and get tested," he said in a tweet.

His mother Chennamma Devegowda had earlier tested positive and his father H.D. Devegowda too was in isolation for some time as a precaution.

Earlier on Friday Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa tested positive for COVID-19.

Meanwhile, India's daily new COVID cases continue to rise. A total of 2,34,692 new cases were registered in the last 24 hours.

Ten states including Karnataka reported 79.32 per cent of the new cases. Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 63,729. It is followed by Uttar Pradesh with 27,360 while Delhi reported 19,486 new cases. India's total active caseload has reached 16,79,740. It now comprises 11.56 per cent of the country's total positive cases. A net incline of 1,09,997 cases recorded from the total active caseload in the last 24 hours.

( With inputs from ANI )

Disclaimer: This post has been auto-published from an agency feed without any modifications to the text and has not been reviewed by an editor

Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy tests positive for COVID-19
If vaccination document has Modi's photo, Covid death certificates should have it too: Nawab Malik
Her politics has crossed a dangerous limit of vengeance: PM Modi slams Mamata
Jharkhand High Court grants bail to Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam
67 healthcare workers across five U'khand districts test COVID positive