Oommen Chandy tests Covid-19 positive, to be hospitalised
Former Kerala chief minister, and Congress leader Oommen Chandy has tested positive for Cvid-19.
He contested the April 6 assembly polls from Puthupallyin Kottayam, and has not been keeping well since the past two days, party sources informed.
He is likely to be shifted to a hospital in Thiruvananthapuram.
Kerala governor Ramesh Chennithal wished him a speed recovery on Twitter.
Praying for your good health @Oommen_Chandy. Get well soon.— Ramesh Chennithala (@chennithala) April 8, 2021
Kerala reported 4,353 fresh Covid cases today, the highest in the past few days.
Earlier, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan tested positive for Covid-19. He had taken his first dose of the Covid vaccine last month.