YSRCP Vizianagaram district MLA Kadubandi Srinivasa Rao was tested covid positive, he had recently returned from USA.
After being tested upon his arrival, the reports revealed that he is covid negative, but as per government guidelines he had self isolated himself. Few days after completion of the quarantine period, he attended Andhra Pradesh Budget session held at assembly last week.
Recently, he was found to be having covid-19 symptoms so was tested. The first and second tests conducted on him revealed that he was covid positive. This lead to the need of conducting tests on all the MLAs, who attended to budget sessions.
All the MLAs were tested negative which came as a relief in between the chaos. Covid cases were on rise, which even led to implementation of lockdown in some places in order to control the spread.
Inputs from Praveena Varma