Prahlad Joshi mentioned he’s below residence quarantine. (File)


Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Coal and Mines Pralhad Joshi on Wednesday mentioned he has examined constructive for COVID-19 and was below residence quarantine.

“I’ve examined constructive for #COVID19. As I’m asymptomatic, as per physician’s recommendation I’m in residence quarantine,” he tweeted.

Mr Joshi, an MP from Dharwad Lok Sabha constituency, performed a vital position within the conduct of the current Parliament session amid the pandemic in his capability because the Parliamentary Affairs Minister.

Mr Joshi is the most recent addition to distinguished politicians from the state who’ve examined constructive for COVID.

Most of them have both recovered or below restoration.

They embrace Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, Chief of the Opposition Siddaramaiah, a number of Ministers within the state cupboard and various legislators.

The state has additionally misplaced a number of public representatives as a consequence of coronavirus like Belagavi BJP MP and former Union Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi, BJP Rajya Sabha member Ashok Gasti and Basavakalyan Congress MLA B Narayan Rao.