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J&K LGs advisor in home quarantine after wife, son test Covid+ve

SRINAGAR: R R Bhatnagar, advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu, was placed under home quarantine after his wife, a doctor by profession, and son tested positive for Covid-19 upon their arrival in Jammu from Delhi on Monday.
In an order issued on Wednesday, Murmu temporarily assigned Bhatnagars duties and functions to advisor K K Sharma. Murmu directed that Sharma would take care of these responsibilities till Bhatnagar, former DG (CRPF), is fit to resume office after the completion of the mandatory quarantine period advised by the health department.
Bhatnagars wife — a doctor at a New Delhi hospital — and son tested positive for coronavirus upon their return from the capital and were admitted to a hospital in Katra in Reasi dRead More – Source