New Delhi : Son of Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP MLA from Noida Pankaj Singh has been found to be corona infected (COVID-19). He himself gave information about this by tweeting. Significantly, along with the general public, many ministers and legislators of the UP government have been Corona positive. Two ministers of the Yogi government Chetan Chauhan and Kamal Rani Varun have also died due to infection.
कोरोना के शुरूआती लक्षण दिखने पर मैंने टेस्ट करवाया और रिपोर्ट पॉजिटिव आई है। डॉक्टर्स की सलाह पर अस्पताल में भर्ती हुआ हूँ। मेरा अनुरोध है कि आप में से जो भी लोग गत कुछ दिनों में मेरे संपर्क में आयें हैं, कृपया स्वयं को आइसोलेट कर अपनी जाँच करवाएं।
— Pankaj Singh (@PankajSinghBJP) September 1, 2020
Pankaj Singh tweeted, ‘I noticed some initial symptoms of coronavirus and got my investigation done and the report has come back positive. I am hospitalized on the advice of doctors. I request that all of you who have come in contact with me during the last few days, please go to Self Quarantine and get your test done. ‘
On Tuesday, 103 new cases of coronavirus infection were reported in Uttar Pradesh’s district Gautam Buddha Nagar. With this, the number of infected here has crossed 8 thousand. An official gave information about this. District Monitoring Officer Neeraj Tyagi said that 103 people have been confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 virus in the last 24 hours, while 104 patients have been discharged from hospital after recovering.
He said that treatment of 1,067 people is going on in the district, while 6,946 infected people have been successfully treated so far. The official said that 45 people have died in the district so far due to Coronavirus.