Bhubaneswar: Odisha Rural Development, Labour & Employees’ State Insurance Minister Susanta Singh has tested positive for COVID-19, the minister informed in a tweet. His condition was stable.
Singh also advised those who came in contact with him to stay isolated and get tested for the virus.
I have tested positive for Corona and I am stable now. Those who have came in contact with me recently are requested to stay isolated and get tested.
— Susanta Singh (@SusantaSingh11) August 17, 2020
Earlier, Khandapada MLA and editor of ‘Sambad’ Soumya Ranjan Patnaik, Polasara MLA Srikant Sahu, Remuna MLA Sudhanshu Shekhar Parida and Salepur MLA Prasant Behera had tested COVID-19 positive.