AP governor Harichandan diagnosed with Covid-19, hospitalised


Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan was airlifted to Hyderabad from Vijayawada on Wednesday morning after he fell ill the previous night. He was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of AIG Hospital at Ganchibowli here. Biswabhusan was diagnosed as Covid-19 positive.

The Governor was suffering from cough and cold over the last couple of days following a recent trip to New Delhi. He complained of uneasiness and was flown to Hyderabad on a special aircraft from Gannavaram airport. His wife Suprava Harichandan and son Prithvi Raj Harichandan accompanied him, a Raj Bhavan official said.

His Telangana counterpart, Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan visited him at the hospital and inquired about his health.