Kathmandu, May 5
Gandaki Chief Minister Prithvi Subba Gurung has contracted Covid-19.
He tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, but his health status is normal, according to Gurung’s press coordinator Bikram Neupane. Gurung will isolate himself at his own home.
After testing positive in an antigen test on Tuesday, he had given his swab sample for a PCR test also.
Gurung had attended a meeting with the provincial speaker and top leaders of parties in the province on Tuesday. In the evening, he had experienced fever, forcing himself to go for a test.