Mangaluru, Jul 02, 2020: Mangaluru City North MLA Y. Bharat Shetty said on Thursday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Dr. Shetty, a dentist, tweeted at 6.45 p.m.: “I have been tested positive for COVID-19. With all your blessings, I am recovering and will be under treatment for a few days. Requesting everyone to please maintain social distancing, wear mask while going out and wash hands frequently. Please take care of yourselves and your near ones”.
Sources said that a senior Health Department official in Dakshina Kannada also tested positive for the virus on Thursday.
courtesy: The Hindu