MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan discharged after recovering from Covid-19 infection1 min read . Updated: 05 Aug 2020, 12:00 PM IST
- The hospital has advised MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to home quarantine and self monitor his health for seven days
- Shivraj Singh Chouhan had tested Covid-19 positive on July 25
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has been discharged from Bhopal's Chirayu Hospital after recovering from the novel coronavirus, news agency ANI tweeted. The hospital has advised the Madhya Pradesh CM to home quarantine and self monitor his health for seven days.
Greeting the corona warriors, Chief Minister Chouhan thanked all the medical staff. He said, "There is no need to fear corona. We do not have to be negligent as it can fatal on negligence."
"One should not panic on getting infected with Corona or hide the symptoms," he said.
Chouhan further said, "To fight the infection, it is necessary to put face mask and keep proper distance."
Chouhan had tweeted on Sunday that he was healthy and not showing any symptoms of the infection, and had said he would be discharged if a sample collected for tests during the day returns negative.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan had tested Covid-19 positive on July 25.
"I was having COVID-19 symptoms. After the test, my report came back positive. I appeal to all my friends that whoever has come in contact with me, should get their corona test done. Those who came in close contact with me should quarantine," Chouhan said on July 25 in a tweet.