Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, who was tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday, is “clinically stable” and under observation at Manipal Hospital in Old Airport Road, Bengaluru, doctors said on Monday.
His daughter, BS Aruna Devi, has also been tested positive for the virus, his son Vijayendra went into quarantine for seven days today.
“Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has been admitted to Manipal hospital for observation. He is doing well, is clinically stable, and will be monitored closely by our team,” Dr Sudarshan Ballal, Chairman of Manipal Hospitals, said.
The Chief Minister through his twitter informed that “I have tested positive for coronavirus. Whilst I am fine, I am being hospitalised as a precaution on the recommendation of doctors. I request those who have come in contact with me recently to be observant and exercise self-quarantine.”