Jharkhand CM tests negative, wife and son test positive for COVID-19

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has tested negative for COVID-19 while his wife and son have tested positive, said health officials.


ANI | Ranchi (Jharkhand) | Updated: 09-01-2022 15:07 IST | Created: 09-01-2022 15:07 IST
Jharkhand CM tests negative, wife and son test positive for COVID-19
Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren (File Photo) . Image Credit: ANI
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Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has tested negative for COVID-19 while his wife and son have tested positive, said health officials.

"The Chief Minister has himself tested negative but his wife and son have tested positive. A total of 13 samples were collected from CM's house. Out of these, five are reported positive," said a health official.

Jharkhand has 21,098 active COVID-19 cases with 1,186 recoveries in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry bulletin on Sunday. (ANI)

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