Former Karnataka minister and Gadag MLA HK Patil has tested positive for COVID-19. The senior Congress leader made the announcement on his Twitter handle on September 28.
Bengaluru: Former Karnataka minister and Gadag MLA HK Patil has tested positive for COVID-19.
The senior Congress leader made the announcement on his Twitter handle on September 28.
HK Patil has mentioned in his tweet that he is doing fine and is asymptomatic.
Stating that he would soon be alright with the blessings of his well-wishers, the senior leader has requested all those who encountered him to get themselves tested and self-quarantine.
I have been tested positive for #Covid19. I am asymptomatic but quarantined myself for 10 days. I would be perfectly alright soon with your wishes.I request to all those who had come in contact with me in the last couple of days to get themselves tested as a precaution.Stay safe!— HK Patil (@HKPatil1953) September 28, 2020
On Sunday, Congress leader and former Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president, Dinesh Gundu Rao also tested positive for COVID-19.
The former KPCC president had also requested all his primary contacts to get tested and take all precautionary methods.
Earlier KPCC president DK Shivakumar, chief minister of Karnataka Yediyurappa and a few other ministers, including another deputy chief minister CN Ashwath Narayan, home minister Basavaraj Bommai, forest minister Anand Singh, tourism minister CT Ravi and agriculture minister BC Patil, had tested positive for coronavirus and have recovered.
Last Updated 28, Sep 2020, 11:58 AM