Bhubaneswar, June 6: Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday wished Tara Prasad Bahinipati, a Congress MLA of Odisha Legislative Assembly, a speedy recovery from Covid-19.
In a tweet in Odia, the Union Minister said, “I came to know that Congress MLA Tara Prasad Bahinipati has been infected with Covid-19. I pray for his good health and quick recovery.”
64-year-old Bahinipati, MLA from Jeypore constituency, has been admitted to a private hospital here after he has tested positive for Covid-19. His health condition is however stable, family sources said.
Odisha today reported as many as 7,002 Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours.
Currently, the State has 78,031 active cases.