Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is unwell and has been experiencing fever since Sunday. The Delhi CM will get tested for COVID-19 tomorrow, news agency PTI reported.
Kejriwal had been feeling unwell since Sunday afternoon.
Kejriwal has been pro-active in leading Delhi’s fight against coronavirus. All meetings of the Chief Minister from Sunday afternoon onwards have been cancelled. Kejriwal has self-isolated as a precautionary measure after he developed fever and sore throat on June 7.
He informed about the opening of malls and religious places in the national capital from June 8 (today).
Covid-19 cases in India crossed the 2.56-lakh mark today after the biggest single-day spike of 9,983 cases, even as the government relaxed a number of curbs after over two months of lockdown and opened malls, restaurants and places of worship.
The total number of deaths due to the pandemic are 7,135, Union health ministry data shows. The total number of cases is 2,56,611 of which 1,24,095 have recovered and 206 people died in the last 24 hours.
Coronavirus cases in Delhi have surged past 27,000 while the death toll has surged to 761.