Congress President Sonia Gandhi tested Covid positive...

Congress President Sonia Gandhi tested Covid positive

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:10 PM, 2 June 2022   Updated: 05:11 PM, 2 June 2022

Sonia Gandhi, President of Indian National Congress; Photo: Collected

Sonia Gandhi, President of Indian National Congress; Photo: Collected

Congress President Sonia Gandhi tested Covid positive 

President of Indian National Congress Sonia Gandhi has been tested Covid-19 positive, party Spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala confirmed to media today.

“She has developed mild fever and some symptoms and has been isolated herself and given requisite medical attention last evening. On testing, she has been found to be Covid positive,” Surjewala tweeted on Thursday afternoon.

He said that the Congress President has been meeting with the party leaders and activists over the last week, some of whom have been found Covid positive.

He clarified that “As of today, her date of appearance before the ED (Enforcement Directorate) on June 8th stands as it is”. 

Mrs Gandhi and her son Rahul have been summoned by the central agency in connection with a money laundering case.

Congress MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi recently told the media that there is no evidence of money laundering or of any monetary exchange, media report says.

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