Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will be tested for coronavirus, as he has been suffering from fever and a sore throat since Sunday, India Today reported. The COVID-19 test is expected to take place Tuesday. Arvind Kejriwal reportedly quarantined himself after Sunday afternoon and canceled all of his meetings.
He attended a virtual media briefing on Sunday. The Delhi CM has not made any public appearance following that press conference. Kejriwal announced in the presser that his government had decided to open all borders of the territory of the union and all restaurants, malls, and places of worship would start from Monday. He also said the Delhi patients will only be treated by the UT government and private hospitals in the national capital.
In Delhi cases of Coronavirus crossed 29,000-mark. The death toll in the territory of the national capital also increased Monday to 812. There are over 17,000 active cases of COVID-19 in Delhi at this time. About 11,000 people in the National Capital have recovered from the virus.
As the news broke well-wishes poured n on Twitter, “Take Care AK” begun trending.
Raghav Chadha, the national spokesperson for the Aam Aadmi Party, took to Twitter to wish Arvind Kejriwal good health and compared him to a frontline worker engaged in fighting coronavirus. Raghav Chadha also said in the tweet that the latter was putting itself at risk for the Delhi people.
Adesh Kumar Gupta, the newly appointed Chief of the Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP), also wished a healthy recovery for Arvind Kejriwal. Adesh Kumar Gupta said in a tweet, after being told about his health, that he called Arvind Kejriwal.
Kumar Vishwas, who had moved away from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over Arvind Kejriwal ‘s disparities, also wished him recovery.