Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has gone into self-isolation after some officials from his office tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Tuesday.
Making the announcement on Twitter, the Chief Minister said that he had been in contact with the officials and hence he is going into isolation as a precaution. He further added he will be working virtually during the quarantine period.
Uttar Pradesh reported highest daily spike of 18,021 new Covid-19 cases along with 3,474 recoveries and 85 deaths in the last 24 hours. There are 95,980 active cases in the state.