TN Electricity minister tests positive for coronavirus

Chennai: Electricity Minister and AIADMK leader, P Thangamani has tested positive for coronavirus, a party spokesperson said here on Wednesday.

The minister was admitted to a private hospital for treatment on Wednesday following the test result, he said.

Thangamani, who holds the portfolios of power, prohibition and excise is also a senior AIADMK leader and party heavyweight in western Tamil Nadu.

He is the second Minister to test positive after Higher Education Minister K.P Anbalagan. Desk: Asianet Online