Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain, MLA Atishi Test COVID-19 Positive
Presently, he will remain admitted to the Rajiv Gandhi Super Specialty Hospital and the command of Delhi Health Ministry has been handed over to Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. Kalkaji MLA Atishi has also been infected with Coronavirus.
Meanwhile, the situation in Delhi is continuously worsening due to spike in infections. In the last 24 hours, 2,414 cases have been reported and 67 deaths have occurred. The latest numbers bring the coronavirus cases in Delhi past 47,000 and death toll at 1,904. Meanwhile, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has stated the lack of ICU beds in view of the rising cases. He said that about 70% of beds are occupied and in view of the current situation, more beds are needed.
Thanks a lot for all the love and good wishes! Want to reassure everyone that I’m doing OK. Am in Home Isolation since I got my test results. Fully equipped with fruit, Vit C and an oxymeter to monitor oxygen levels :) pic.twitter.com/1kCX4eN1EG— Atishi (@AtishiAAP) June 17, 2020