Vijayan, who had taken the primary dose of the Covid vaccine final month, confirmed his an infection in a tweet.
“I have been confirmed Covid+ve. Will get treated at the Government Medical college, Kozhikode,” he tweeted.
Governor Arif Mohammad Khan stated in a tweet he spoke to the chief minister “who is hospitalised after testing COVID postive.Relieved that his health is stable.I wish Hon’ble chief minister and family members speedy recovery.”
Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda and DMK supremo M Ok Stalin wished the 75-year-old Vijayan a speedy restoration.
Vijayan was shifted to the Kozhikode Medical college fromKannur, sources stated.
The chief minister additionally requested all those that got here in touch with him in current days, to enter ‘self-observation’.
Sources from the Chief Minister’s Office instructed that he was asymptomatic.
Chief Minister’s daughter Veena Vijayan and son-in-law P A Mohammed Riyas had earlier examined positive.
Vijayan, who was the CPI(M) candidate from Dharmadam in Kannur, had travelled extensively all through the state throughout the marketing campaign for the April 6 Assembly polls.
He had additionally participated within the highway present at Dharmadam on the final day of the marketing campaign.
Meanwhile, senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy additionally examined positive on Thursday, celebration sources stated.
The 77-year-old Chandy, who contested from Puthuppallyin Kottayam, had not been protecting properly because the previous two days and examined positive for the virus, the sources stated.
He is prone to be shifted to a personal hospital right here.
The governor wished Chandy a pace restoration.
Kerala had reported 4,353 recent Covid instances on Thursday, the best previously few days.
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