GANGTOK: Sikkim Health Minister MK Sharma announced in a Facebook post that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
"I'm under isolation and I'm fine. I appeal everyone not to panic and request those who came in contact with me (primary) to self-isolate and get tested after seven days of contact or earlier if they develop symptoms," the Minister said in his post.
Till Friday, Sikkim reported 1,336 COVID-19 cases, of which 499 are active and 834 people have recovered from the disease. Three people have succumbed to the virus in the State till Friday. (IANS)