Gangtok: Legislator Aditya Golay, who is also the son of chief minister PS Golay, has been tested COVID-19 positive along with eight others from the CM’s residence in Lumsey on Wednesday.
This was confirmed following COVID-19 tests at STNM Hospital.
Earlier, wife of the chief minister also tested positive and was shifted to an isolated facility in Mintokgang COVID Care Centre. Aditya, on the contrary, has been advised home isolation, as per sources.
Five Sikkim legislators have already been tested positive, days before the start of the state assembly session.
Aditya Golay also attended the assembly session on Monday.