Bhubaneswar: Union Minister of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) Pratap Sarangi has put himself in home quarantine after meeting with Nilgiri MLA Sukant Nayak who tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.
According to Sarangi, he had attended the government function with Nilgiri MLA Nayak and the Ekadashah ritual of Balasore Sadar MLA, Madan Mohan Dutt on July 2 and 3.
I would like to inform that on 2 & 3 July I shared Dias with Shri Sukanta Nayak, MLA Nilagiri (Odisha) in a Govt. programme as also in the condolence meeting organised to pay tribute to the Ex- MLA Balasore .
— Pratap Sarangi (@pcsarangi) July 6, 2020
Taking to Twitter, Sarangi said that he had shared the dais with the said MLA on July 2 and 3 in a government programme and also in a condolence meeting organised to pay tribute to Ex-MLA of Balasore.
“On being informed that MLA Nilagiri has been tested positive for #COVID-19. I self quarantined myself at my official residence in Delhi as per the guidelines of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare department,” Sarangi said.
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