Dharmendra Pradhan tests Covid-19 positive


New Delhi: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Pradhan has been admitted to Medanta Hospital in Haryana’s Gurugram.

In a tweet, Pradhan has confirmed of being infected with the virus.

The Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel is undergoing treatment at the same private hospital where Home Minister Amit Shah is being treated for Covid-19.

Dharmendra Pradhan is the second Union Minister to have tested positive for Covid-19.