Karnataka home minister Basavaraj Bommai tested positive for Covid-19, he informed in a tweet on Wednesday. The home minister said that he is asymptomatic and is under self-isolation.
He also urged all those who had come in contact with him to test themselves immediately.
“The infection was confirmed in the Covid-19 test yesterday for a working boy in our home. Against this backdrop I have also been tested and I have been infected, have no symptoms and are healthy and isolated at home,” he said in a tweet.
“Those who have recently come in direct contact with me are urged to get tested immediately and take appropriate precautions,” he also said.