Titilagarh: Women and Child Development (WCD) and Mission Shakti Minister Tukuni Sahu tested positive for COVID-19. Currently, she is under home isolation.
The Minister took to her Twitter handle to inform about this. “I have tested positive for COVID-19 and under home isolation now,” she wrote.
She further requested people who have come in contact with her in the last few days to isolate themselves and get the COVID-19 test done, if required.
Till date, 18 MLAs, including Bhubaneswar (North) legislator Susant Rout, Bhubaneswar (Central) MLA Ananta Narayan Jena, Berhampur MLA Bikram Panda, Chandbali MLA Byomakesh Ray, Khandapada MLA Soumya Ranjan Patnaik have tested positive for the virus.
Besides, five Ministers, including Sushanta Singh and Arun Sahoo have contracted the virus.