Twelve workers members working at Nationalist Congress Social gathering (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar’s house Silver Oak in south Mumbai had been examined constructive for Covid-19 on Monday.
Following this, Pawar and his members of the family additionally underwent antigen checks. Their outcomes got here detrimental. Nonetheless, as a precautionary measure, Pawar will stay in isolation for the subsequent 4 days and won’t meet individuals.
“The antigen check report of Pawar sahib, performed at Breach Sweet Hospital, has come detrimental. He’s taking all of the precautions. There isn’t a motive to fret,” state well being minister Rajesh Tope stated, including that the social gathering would request the senior chief to postpone all his visits for some days.
Of the 12 staffers whose Covid-19 check outcomes got here constructive on Monday, 10 are members of Pawar’s safety element, whereas the opposite two are drivers of his members of the family. Another workers members additionally underwent checks and their reviews are awaited.
The safety personnel have to make sure that there’s a distance maintained between the NCP chief and the individuals who meet him. Thus, they could have are available in contact with somebody who was contaminated whereas making certain safety, the well being minister stated.
“We conduct the Covid-19 testing of the members of the family and workers each 15 days. The samples had been taken on Sunday. All of the 12 staffers are asymptomatic and have been admitted to the NSCI facility at Worli,” stated a detailed aide of the veteran chief.