Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit has examined constructive for Covid-19, however suggested dwelling isolation since his an infection was gentle, a city-based non-public hospital mentioned on Sunday.
The 80-year-old Purohit was in self-isolation since July 29 after three individuals within the Raj Bhavan examined constructive for the coronavirus.
A bulletin issued by the Kauvery Hospital the place the Governor underwent additional checks on Sunday mentioned he has been suggested dwelling isolation and a medical crew would monitor him.
Purohit “examined constructive for Covid-19,” hospital Government Director Dr Aravindan Selvaraj mentioned within the bulletin.
“He’s asymptomatic and clinically steady,” it mentioned, including the Governor underwent additional checks and evaluation on the hospital positioned at Alwarpet space right here.
“Because the an infection is gentle, he has been suggested dwelling isolation and will probably be monitored by the medical crew of Kauvery Hospital,” it added.
Purohit had earlier gone on seven-day self-isolation on July 29 based mostly on physician’s recommendation after three individuals within the Raj Bhavan examined constructive for coronavirus.
Earlier, as many as 84 safety and hearth companies personnel deployed within the Raj Bhavan examined constructive for the virus on July 23, however the Governor’s workplace had then mentioned none of them got here into contact with Purohit or senior officers.