Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan tested positive for corona. In a tweet today, he informed about it.
“My dear countrymen, I was having symptoms and after my test reports came back it turned out that I tested positive. I appeal to all my colleagues, whoever has come in contact with me, to get their coronavirus tests done. My close contacts must move to quarantine,” he said on social media platform Twitter.
He said that he was following all guidelines and as per the doctor’s advice he will go under quarantine, while at the same time appealing to all citizens in his state to be careful.
“I am following all the guidelines. I will quarantine myself according to the doctor’s advice. I appeal to the people of my state to be careful. Even a little carelessness can invite the coronavirus disease. I made every effort to avoid COVID but people used to meet me to discuss many issues,” Chouhan said.
The 4th time CM of the state, once again took oath as the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh on 23 March 2020 after 22 Congress MLA’s resigned along with Jyotiraditya Scindia resulting in the collapse of the Kamal Nath government.
Earlier, the BJP Rajya Sabha MP from his state also tested positive for COVID-19