Guwahati: All India Mahila Congress president and former Silchar MP Sushmita Dev tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday.
The national spokesperson for Indian National Congress is the third politician from Assam to be infected with the highly contagious virus.
The other two politicians are Barkhetri MLA Narayan Deka and Patharkandi MLA Krishnendu Pal.
According to reports, Dev received a call from Silchar Medical College and Hospital about her test reports. She is currently asymptomatic.