Former prime minister HD Deve Gowda, wife test positive for COVID-19

While the JD(S) patriarch urged all party workers not to panic, BS Yediyurappa wished him and his wife speedy recovery

Press Trust of India March 31, 2021 14:15:57 IST
Former prime minister HD Deve Gowda, wife test positive for COVID-19

File image of JD(S) leader and former prime minister HD Deve Gowda. Getty Images.

Bengaluru: Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Wednesday said he and his wife Chennamma have tested positive for COVID-19 .

"My wife Chennamma and I have tested positive for COVID- 19. We are self-isolating along with other family members," the 87-year-old JD(S) patriarch tweeted.

"I request all those who came in contact with us over the last few days to get themselves tested. I request party workers and well-wishers not to panic," he added.

Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has wished for the speedy recovery of the former prime minister and his wife.

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