Delhi LG Baijal tests COVID positive

    at 3:32 pm
    Baijal tests positive

    New Delhi (NVI): Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal today isolated himself after contracting COVID-19. He said he has mild symptoms of the virus.

    “I have tested positive for COVID with mild symptoms. Have isolated myself since the onset of symptoms and all those who were in contact with me have been tested.
    Will continue to function and monitor the situation in Delhi from my residence,” Baijal tweeted.

    Baijal had held several meetings over the past few days to discuss the Covid situation in Delhi.

    India has reported highest single-day spike with 3,86,452 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total tally to 1,87,62,976 in the country.

    The country has reported 3,498 deaths in the last 24 hours which took the total toll to 2,08,330 while 2,97,540 people have been recovered in the same period.