Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu who lately shared the stage with Congress chief Rahul Gandhi examined optimistic for coronavirus on Tuesday, a well being officer mentioned.
“He has mild fever and a sore throat,” Mohali civil surgeon Manjit Singh mentioned.
The minister is secure and in isolation at dwelling. People who’ve are available in contact with him will even be examined, the physician mentioned.
Balbir Singh Sidhu was in Sangrur on Monday for “Kheti Bachao Yatra”, participating in a protest towards the brand new farm legal guidelines.
The occasion was additionally attended by Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and different senior Congress leaders.
Rahul Gandhi led a sequence of “tractor rallies” within the state for 3 days towards the brand new legal guidelines. On Tuesday afternoon, he entered neighbouring Haryana to proceed with the protests.
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