The chairperson of the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teertha Kshetra Mahant Nritya Gopal Das has tested positive for COVID-19.
He had been present for the foundation-laying ceremony of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya last week, which was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, and UP Governor Anandiben Patel.
"CM (Yogi Adityanath) has taken details of the health status of Mahant Nritya Gopal Das who has tested positive for COVID-19. He has spoken to DM Mathura and his followers followers and to Dr Trehan of Medanta and requested for immediate medical attention," the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said in a statement.
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