West Bengal Tourism Minister Gautam Deb examined positive for Covid-19, following which he was hospitalised, Health Department officers mentioned on Saturday.
Deb undertook the Covid-19 take a look at after he was feeling unwell, they mentioned.
His take a look at end result got here in as positive on Friday, officers mentioned, including that he was admitted to a hospital in Siliguri.
Deb was current on the administrative overview assembly held at state secretariat ‘Nabanna’ on Thursday.
He additionally held conferences with social gathering leaders in Siliguri on Friday.
“All those who have met him were asked to go on isolation. The vehicle used by Deb and his residence were sanitised on Saturday morning,” a Health official mentioned.
Earlier, Sundarbans Affairs Minister Manturam Pakhira, Transport Minister Suvendu Adhikari, Fire and Emergency Services Minister Sujit Bose and Food Minister Jyotipriyo Mullick have been identified with Covid-19 and recovered. PTI SCH SOM SOM