Koraput, Sep 7: Koraput district Laxmipur constituency MLA Prabhu Jani has tested positive for COVID-19.
Jani has requested people who came in contact with him to get tested for the deadly virus. He informed that he is in home isolation and has no symptoms of coronavirus.
So far, a union minister from Odisha, three Odisha ministers, three MPs from Odisha and about 15 legislators have been infected from the virus.
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan, ministers Arun Sahu, Sushant Singh, Padmini Dian, MPs Suresh Pujari, Manjulata Mandal, Ramesh Majhi, MLAs Soumya Ranjan Patnaik, Devi Prasad Mishra, Sushant Rout, Anant Narayan Jena, Bhagirathi Sethi, Pritam Padhi, Byomkesh Ray, Yudhistir Samantray, Bikram Panda, Sanjeev Mallick, Sunanda Das, Srikant Sahu, Sudhanshu Shekhar Parida, Prashant Muduli and Sukant Nayak have been tested positive.