JDS leader H D Kumaraswamy tests COVID-19 positive

Bengaluru, Apr 17 (PTI) Former Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Saturday said he has tested positive for coronavirus.

'I request everyone who came in close contact with me over the last few days to isolate themselves and get tested,' the 61-year-old JD(S) leader tweeted.

For the last few days, Kumaraswamy had been campaigning for the party candidate in Basavakalyan, which is going to bypoll today.

He had got himself inoculated with the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine on March 23. PTI KSU ROH ROH