Pondy NR Congress MLA tests positive for Covid-19

NR Congress MLA Jaypal

Chennai: For the first time, a legislator in Puducherry has been tested positive for Covid–19 NR Congress MLA Jaypal has been tested positive for Covid 19.

He has been admitted to a hospital. The news has sent shock waves among political and bureaucratic circles in the Union Territory, as Jayapal has attended the Assembly session this week.

Hence, there is a panic among MLAs who attended the session. It is said that all legislators and officials including Ministers would undergo Covid-19 test.

 

NT Bureau