Updated on: Monday, January 10, 2022, 01:51 PM IST

BJP MP Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore tests positive for COVID-19

 Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore  | UNI PHOTO-57u

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore | UNI PHOTO-57u


BJP leader and former Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Monday informed on Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

Rathore said he has mild symptoms and has isolated himself.

"Got tested myself for COVID-19 after experiencing mild symptoms. The report has come positive. I have isolated myself. People who have come in contact with me in the last few days, please isolate yourself and get yourself tested," Rathore tweeted.

In the last 24 hours, India logged 1,79,723 cases of COVID-19 and 146 deaths, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) informed on Monday morning.

With the new cases, India's active COVID-19 cases has risen to 7,23,619. The positivity rate now stands at 13.29 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate is 7.29 crore.


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Published on: Monday, January 10, 2022, 11:28 AM IST