Shripad Naik, who was in home isolation after testing COVID-19 positive, shifted to hospital for treatment

The 67-year-old BJP MP from North Goa was shifted to the hospital on Thursday night after he complained of fever

Press Trust of India August 14, 2020 22:25:41 IST
Shripad Naik, who was in home isolation after testing COVID-19 positive, shifted to hospital for treatment

Union AYUSH minister Shripad Naik, who was under home isolation after testing positive for COVID-19 , has been shifted to a private hospital, his family said on Friday.

The 67-year-old BJP MP from North Goa was shifted to the hospital on Thursday night. He had tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday along with his wife and since then they were under home isolation.

He complained of fever after which he was taken to the hospital on Thursday night. His fever has subsided, Naik's son, Sidhesh, told PTI.

He said his mother has also been hospitalised and she is under medical observation.

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