Punjab CM Amarinder Singh skips PM Modi's meet on COVID-19 due to bad health

He was tested for COVID-19 and the report came out negative, his media advisor said.

Published: 24th November 2020 09:31 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th November 2020 09:31 PM   |  A+A-

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh. (File Photo | PTI)


CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh could not attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with chief ministers and other representatives from states and union territories to review the pandemic situation Tuesday because he was not well.

He was tested for COVID-19 and the report came out negative, his media advisor said.

"Punjab CM @capt_amarinder couldn't attend PM @narendramodi's Covid vaccination distribution meet today as he was feeling under weather for the last couple of days. On doctor's advice he underwent #Covid test & his report has tested negative for coronavirus," the media advisor tweeted.


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