Jitendra Singh, Ram Madhav go self-quarantine after J&k BJP Chief tests positive for COVID-19

Soon after Jammu and Kashmir ‘s BJP unit President Ravinder Raina tested positive for coronavirus, Union minister Jitendra Singh and BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav have quarantined themselves as a precautionary measure.

Both leaders had travelled with Raina recently in Kashmir.

In a tweet, Jitendra Singh said, “Have gone into self-quarantine with immediate effect from 4 PM today, after receiving the news about Corona positive test of J&K BJP President Ravinder Raina who had accompanied us from Srinagar to Bandipora on July 12.”

“Am quarantining myself for a few days since my colleague n BJP J&K President Ravinder Raina tested +ve for Corona today n I was with him 48 hrs ago in Srinagar. I tested -ve for Corona 4 times during travel in last 2 weeks. Yet taking precautions to ensure safety of me n others,” Ram Madhav said in a tweet.

All the three leaders had visited Kashmir’s Bandipora recently to express condolences to the family of the BJP leader who was killed along with his father and brother by militants.