New Delhi: Former Union Defence Minister and senior Congress leader AK Antony and his wife Elizabeth Antony tested positive for COVID-19.
AK Antony’s son Anil K Antony shared the news through social media. The duo is undergoing treatment at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.
“My dad AK Antony and mom Elizabeth Antony, both of them have tested positive for COVID19 and have been admitted at AIIMS, Delhi. Their conditions are stable. Do keep us in your thoughts and prayers,” Anil tweeted.
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel was recently admitted to hospital a few weeks after he tested positive for the virus on October 1.
Many Congress leaders, including Abhishek Singhvi and Tarun Gogoi, had also tested positive for COVID-19 earlier. Besides Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, several Union ministers had also been infected with the novel coronavirus earlier.