Odisha Governor, wife test positive for COVID-19
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal and his wife have tested positive for COVID-19, Raj Bhavan sources said on Monday. Apart from the two, five more members of his family have been diagnosed with the infection.
Taking to Twitter the Raj Bhavan authority said:
Hon'ble Governor and first lady have tested corona positive and have advised all who have come in close contact recently to get themselves tested.
— Governor Odisha (@GovernorOdisha) November 2, 2020
“The Governor, his wife and five others have been admitted to a private hospital here,” the sources said.
Taking to Twitter, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said:
Concerned to know that Hon’ble First Lady Smt Susheela Devi is hospitalised after testing positive for #COVID19. Wish her a speedy recovery and praying for her good health.
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) November 2, 2020