Maharashtra minister Ashok Chavan tests Covid-19 positive

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Maharashtra minister Ashok Chavan tests Covid-19 positive

Maharashtra minister Ashok Chavan tests Covid-19 positive

IANS   ¦    May 25, 2020 07:13:00 AM (IST)

Maharashtra minister Ashok Chavan tests Covid-19 positive-1Mumbai: Maharashtra PWD Minister Ashok Chavan is reported to have tested Covid-19 positive, party sources said here late on Sunday.

The former Chief Minister's condition has been described as asymptomatic and he is under treatment in Nanded, his home town.

He is the second Cabinet Minister in the Maha Vikas Aghadi government to test positive after Housing Minister Jitendra Awhad was diagnosed last month. After nearly a month's treatment, Awhad was fully cured and discharged.