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Bengal power minister tests positive for COVID-19

Several Bengal ministers have contracted the virus in the last six months and subsequently recovered.

Published: 18th February 2021 01:25 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th February 2021 01:25 PM   |  A+A-

A health worker conducts COVID-19 Rapid Antigen test at the district administration office, coronavirus

Representational image (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

KOLKATA: West Bengal Power Minister Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, following which he was advised home isolation, a health department official said.

The septuagenarian had been keeping unwell for sometime, he said.

Several Bengal ministers have contracted the virus in the last six months and subsequently recovered.



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