Balbir Singh Sidhu who just lately shared the stage with Congress chief Rahul Gandhi.

Chandigarh:

Punjab Well being Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu who just lately shared the stage with Congress chief Rahul Gandhi examined optimistic for coronavirus on Tuesday, a well being officer mentioned.

“He has delicate fever and a sore throat,” Mohali civil surgeon Manjit Singh mentioned.

The minister is secure and in isolation at residence. Individuals who have are available contact with him may even be examined, the physician mentioned.

Balbir Singh Sidhu was in Sangrur on Monday for “Kheti Bachao Yatra”, collaborating in a protest towards the brand new farm legal guidelines.

The occasion was additionally attended by Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and different senior Congress leaders.

Rahul Gandhi led a sequence of “tractor rallies” within the state for 3 days towards the brand new legal guidelines. On Tuesday afternoon, he entered neighbouring Haryana to proceed with the protests.

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