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Yogi Adityanath, Akhilesh Yadav test positive for Covid-19 | India News


LUCK: Uttar Pradesh Prime Minister Yogi Adityanath tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday. The CM had isolated itself on Tuesday after at least three members of its team were found infected in recent days.
“Upon experiencing the first symptoms of Covid, I got tested and my report is positive. I have isolated myself and I follow the advice of the doctors. I do all my work virtually. All activities in the state continue as usual. Everyone who has contacted me in the last few days should get tested and take precautions, ”Yogi announced in a tweet. The CM had taken his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine on April 5.
Earlier on Wednesday, former UP CM and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav also tested positive for Covid-19, along with urban development minister Ashutosh Tandon. More than a dozen senior IAS officials and a few hundred doctors and health workers are infected with the virus in Lucknow itself.

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