OPS family undergoes Covid test

Madurai: Tamilnadu Deputy Chief Minister and ruling AIADMK coordinator O Paneerselvam’s younger brother O Raja has tested positive for coronavirus on Monday.

Sources said that Raja, who is the Chairman of Theni District Milk Producers Cooperative Society, was admitted to a private hospital in Madurai and was under isolation, after his swab samples tested positive for the virus.

Since, he is asymptomatic, the hospital has arranged a facility opposite to its premises for treating him.

His family members were screened and all his primary contacts would be subjected to the COVID-19 tests, the sources added.


NT Bureau