Assam: Sadia MLA Bolin Chetia tests COVID-19 positive


GUWAHATI: Bolin Chetia, MLA from Sadia constituency in Assam’s Tinsukia district has been found positive for COVID-19.

The BJP MLA has been admitted to the COVID-19 ward at Tinsukia Civil Hospital.

Earlier Krishnendu Paul, BJP MLA from Patharikandi constituency in the Barak Valley also tested positive for COVID-19. Paul later recovered from the virus.

On the other hand, All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) supremo Maulana Badruddin Ajmal and his younger brother and former Lok Sabha MP Sirajuddin Ajmal also tested COVID-19 positive. Both of them are undergoing treatment at a hospital in Mumbai.