Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren and his spouse Kalpana examined unfavourable for COVID-19 on Saturday, an official assertion mentioned.
Earlier within the day, well being staff had collected swab samples of Mr Soren and his spouse, and a few officers working within the Chief Minister’s Workplace (CMO).
The Chief Minister has been in residence quarantine since July Eight after he got here in touch with Consuming and Sanitation Minister Mithilesh Thakur and JMM MLA Mathura Mahato, who’ve been discovered contaminated with COVID-19.
Well being staff took swab samples of the Chief Minister, his spouse Kalpana Soren, Press Adviser Abhishek Prasad, senior private secretary Sunil Srivastav and different officers and cops working on the CMO, the assertion mentioned.
All of the swab samples of the Chief Minister, his spouse and different officers examined unfavourable for COVID-19, the CMO mentioned within the assertion.
Mr Thakur and Mr Mahato are admitted to the COVID-19 ward at Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS).
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