NEW DELHI: Senior Congress chief Ahmed Patel, who examined optimistic for COVID-19 a number of weeks in the past, has now been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon for additional therapy, his household mentioned on Sunday.
Patel, 71, had introduced on Twitter on October 1 that he had contracted coronavirus.
In a tweet on Sunday, Ahmed Patel’s son Faisal mentioned, “On behalf of his household, we want to share that Shri Ahmed Patel had examined optimistic for Covid19 a number of weeks in the past. He has now been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon for additional therapy.”
“His situation is secure and he continues to be below medical statement…We request you to hope for his speedy restoration,” he mentioned.
A number of Congress leaders wished a speedy restoration to Patel.
“Deeply involved and praying for the great well being of my good friend and comrade Ahmed Patel. Please be a part of us in praying for his early restoration,” senior Congress chief Anand Sharma tweeted.
Many Congress leaders, together with Abhishek Singhvi and Tarun Gogoi, had additionally examined optimistic for COVID-19 earlier.
In addition to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, a number of Union ministers had additionally been contaminated with the novel coronavirus earlier.