Koraput, August 25: Pottangi BJD MLA Pitam Padhi has tested positive for Covid-19 and asked people who have come in contact with him in the last few days to get themselves tested.
Padhi informed this in his Facebook page. He underwent an antigen test, which came positive on Monday. The law maker of Koraput district informed that he is asymptomatic and has remained in home isolation and his condition was stable.
Notably, a dozen of BJD leaders, including party MLAs, Minister and a half dozen of BJP leaders have tested positive for the coronavirus in the State.