Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020 13:15 [IST]

Last Update: Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020 07:38 [IST]

Raj health minister tests Covid positive, admitted to hospital

Jaipur(IANS) Rajasthan Health Minister Raghu Sharma has been admitted to the RUHS Hospital here on Monday after testing positive for Covid-19.
The Health minister said that since he has tested positive for Covid-19, he can gauge the psyche of the other Covid patients and can understand the challenges faced by them.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has wished quick recovery to Sharma after inquiring about his health.
Rajasthan is witnessing a spike in the number of Covid-19 cases for the past few days.
On Monday, the state reported 3,232 new Covid-19 cases and 18 deaths, while on Sunday, it reported 3,260 new cases and 17 deaths.
Rajasthan has so far reported 2,47,168Covid cases and 2,181 deaths, health officials said.

Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi