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Maharashtra Minister Chhagan Bhujbal tests positive for COVID-19

The Hindu | 22/02/2021 08:23 PM | Click to read full article

Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Maharashtra Food and Civil Supplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal is the latest among the State’s top politicos to test positive for Covid-19. After a rapid antigen test conducted on Mr. Bhujbal had returned positive, the same result was seen in the RT-PCR test.

Mr. Bhujbal is the fifth minister in the Uddhav Thackeray-led ‘Maha Vikas Agahdi’ government to test positive for the virus in less than a week.