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The Rajya Sabha officials on Sunday confirmed that 875 staff members of the house have been tested positive for coronavirus.
As of January 20, 2,847 coronavirus tests have been conducted. Of those, 875 parliamentary staff has been tested positive for the virus.
Vice President of India and Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has also tested positive for the virus on Sunday. He has isolated himself.
Vice President Naidu took to Twitter and wrote, “The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, who is in Hyderabad, tested COVID positive today. He has decided to remain in self-isolation for a week. He has advised all those who came in contact with him to isolate themselves and get tested.”
In the mid of 2021 also, Vice President tested positive for the virus. He has contracted the virus once again.