LDF candidate in Thodupuzha tests positive for COVID-19

Idukki: K.I. Antony, Left Democratic Front candidate in Thodupuzha, has tested positive for COVID-19.

Antony is a candidate of the Kerala Congress (Mani), an ally of the ruling LDF and is taking on nine time legislator and former Minister P.J Joseph of the Kerala Congress party, an ally of the Congress-led UDF.

Joseph won with the highest margin of votes in the state during the 2016 Assembly polls with 45,587 votes.