Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has examined optimistic for coronavirus, hours after he fainted on stage throughout an election rally in Vadodra, and was flown to Ahmedabad to be admitted to a hospital. He has gentle signs.
Final night, the 64-year-old BJP chief was addressing a rally for the upcoming civic polls when he instantly fainted on stage; he was given first-aid shortly afterwards and was later flown to Ahmedabad in a helicopter, news company PTI reported.
“He fainted on stage and I gave him a major medical remedy. He was effective and walked again to his automotive from the stage,” Vadodara BJP chief Dr Vijay Shah was quoted as saying by PTI.
In Ahmedabad, he was admitted to the UN Mehta hospital. His pattern for Covid was collected on Sunday night time and despatched for RT-PCR test which has come out optimistic for coronavirus, stated a well being bulletin issued by the hospital.
“His (Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani’s) situation is steady. All his medical check-up reviews together with EGC and CT scan are regular. There’s nothing to fret about,” Dr RK Patel, Director of UN Mehta hospital, Ahmedabad, was quoted as saying by news company ANI earlier in the present day.
Six municipal firms in Gujarat, together with Vadodara, will maintain elections on February 21 whereas polls for municipalities, districts and taluka panchayats might be held on February 28.
The Chief Minister “was unwell for the final two days, but as a substitute of cancelling his public conferences held in Jamnagar on Saturday and in Vadodara on Sunday, he most popular to proceed,” BJP chief Bharat Hazard instructed reporters on Sunday, PTI reported.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi enquired about his well being on cellphone.
India has recorded over 1.09 crore coronavirus circumstances for the reason that first affected person was reported from Kerala on January 30,2020. Gujarat alone has logged about 2.65 lakh circumstances. In the previous few months, nonetheless, the nation and the state has seen a dip within the circumstances.
A number of high BJP leaders together with Union House Minister Amit Shah have contracted the extremely infectious virus within the final one year.