Thiruvananthapuram: Minister for Industries, E.P Jayarajan has tested positive for COVID-19. He was home-quarantined in his residence in Kannur.
His wife also tested COVID-19 positive.
Jayarajan is the second minister in Kerala to be infected with COVID-19.
Jayarajan had attended the CPI(M) state secretariat along with minister Thomas Isaac who was confirmed with the disease earlier.
After testing positive for COVID-19, the minister was shifted to Pariyaram medical college.