Jamshedpur: The Chief Minister of Jharkhand Hemant Soren has home quarantined himself. All the officers and employees of CM Office have also been asked to go on home quarantine.
The order came after the drinking water and sanitation minister Mithilesh Thakur tested positive for Covid-19. The chief minister had attended the Grih Pravesh ceremony of Mithilesh Thakur’s government quarters.
The Covid-19 virus has managed to reach the Hemant Soren cabinet too. The drinking water and sanitation minister Mithilesh Thakur has tested positive for Corona. He has been admitted in the Covid-19 ward of RIMS.
It may be added here that the minister Mithilesh Thakur has been touring different parts of the state for the last several days. A day before he tested positive, he had toured Hatia Dam. He had also been attending meetings in his office.