Pune: BJP President of city Jagdish Mulik tests positive for COVID-19
Jagdish Mulik, President of Bhartiya Janta Party, Pune City tested positive for novel coronavirus on Saturday
Pune: Jagdish Mulik, President of Bhartiya Janta Party, Pune City and former MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly) of Vadgaonsheri Assembly tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday.
Mulik confirmed the same on his Twitter handle on Saturday.
'त्यानं' मला गाठलं याचं दु:ख नाही. पण तुम्हा सर्वांपासून काही काळ दुर जावं लागणार याचं वाईट वाटतं आहे. मी #कोरोना_पॉझिटीव्ह असल्याचं आज स्पष्ट झालं.
आता युद्ध कोरोनाच्या विरोधात. आपल्या सर्वांच्या आशिर्वादाच्या बळावर मी लवकरच ठणठणीत होईनच. तोवर तात्पुरता राम राम घ्यावा.pic.twitter.com/eFPWpnecsw
— Jagdish Mulik (@jagdishmulikbjp) September 5, 2020
The BJP President of the city has been home quarantined after his test result came positive on Saturday.
Many political leaders from Pune were tested positive for the contagion. Recently, the former MP (Member of Parliament) of Pune Anil Shirole too found positive for the contagion. BJP leader and Mayor of Pune Murlidhar Mohol, BJP leader from Daund Rahul Kul, NCP MLA from VadgaonSheri area Sunil Tingre are some of them. Meanwhile, former Mayor of Pune Datta Ekbote succumbed to COVID-19 on Wednesday. Ekbote aged 84 was cremated at Koregaon Park Crematorium.