Jamshedpur 19th Aug, 2020: Jharkhand Health Minister Banna Gupta has become COVID-19 positive. The minister has been informed of being positive by tweeting on Tuesday.
Along with them, their PA and bodyguards have also been found infected. Late in the night, he has been admitted to the COVID Hospital in RIMS, Ranchi.
The minister also attended the cabinet meeting held at four o’clock on Tuesday evening.
In this meeting, all the cabinet members including Chief Minister Hemant Soren were present except cabinet minister Mithilesh Thakur.
He was also interrupted by an officer involved in the meeting that” Mr. Minister, you are looking unwell”.
On this, the minister said that he is fine. Had a press conference a day before in his residence.