Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat has tested coronavirus positive and he has been admitted to a private hospital in Nagpur, sources said on Friday.
Bhagwat has been admitted to the COVID-19 ward of the facility and he is stable, hospital sources said. He is under observation, they said. An RSS functionary confirmed that Bhagwat has tested positive for the viral infection.
Meanwhile, amid a surge in cases in Maharashtra, state Health Minister Rajesh Tope and Relief and Rehabilitation Minister Vijay Wadettiwar have said that a full lockdown might be implemented if the cases continue to rise.