New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel (71-year-old) has been admitted to the Intensive Care Cell (ICU) of Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon after testing positive of Covid-19. His family gave this information on Sunday. On October 1, Ahmed Patel had stated on Twitter that he was found infected with the Corona Virus.
Ahmed Patel’s son Faisal wrote on Sunday, “On behalf of my family, we want to say that Ahmed Patel was infected with the corona virus a few weeks ago. He has been admitted to the ICU of Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon for further treatment. “He further wrote,” His condition is stable and he is under the supervision of doctors.
Many other leaders of the Congress party have wished Ahmed Patel to get well soon. Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma tweeted, “Very concerned for my friend and comrade Ahmed Patel and pray for his good health.” All of you pray for his speedy recovery. “
Shashi Tharoor tweeted and wished him a quick recovery and wrote, “An extraordinary person in Indian politics, @ahmedpatel, is fighting for his health.” I have long been a admirer of his extraordinary qualities and wish him a speedy and complete recovery. He has achieved many great victories, praying that it will be one more! “
Several Congress leaders including Abhishek Singhvi and Tarun Gogoi had earlier tested positive for Covid-19. Apart from Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, many Union ministers were also previously infected with Covid-19.