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Governor Satya Buddy Malik has gone into self-isolation at the Raj Bhavan itself although he has checked unfavorable for COVID-19 and entry into the Raj Bhavan has been barred up until more orders.
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A minimum of 30 personnel of the Raj Bhavan here have actually checked positive for COVID-19, an official said on Sunday. Governor Satya Pal Malik and his ADC have evaluated negative for COVID-19, a senior Raj Bhavan official said.
” At least 30 staff members have tested positive for coronavirus at the Raj Bhavan because Friday and more tests will be performed tomorrow,” the authorities told PTI. He said the Governor has actually entered into self-isolation at the Raj Bhavan itself although he has evaluated unfavorable for COVID-19 and entry into the Raj Bhavan has been disallowed till further orders.
” His individual personnel and one of the ADCs (Aide-de-Camp) to the Guv have also checked negative and more tests are awaited,” he stated. Raj Bhavan Secretary Pravin Bakshi checked favorable for COVID-19 in the RT-PCR test conducted on Friday.
But a 2nd test carried out at a private medical facility here on Sunday came out unfavorable and one more test will be performed on Monday, the Raj Bhavan official said.