Covid has reached CM House in Ranchi. Hemant Soren’s wife Kalpana Soren, his both son’s have been tested positive. Kalpana Soren’s Sister and One bodyguard RT-PCR tests are also positive.

Since last few days Hemant Soren’s wife had mild symptoms. RT-PCR Test was carried and results came at around 8 PM on Saturday. CM Hemant Soren’s result were negative but as a precausion, he has also isolated himself.

Jharkhand continues to see four-digit spikes in daily cases. On Friday night, the state reported 3,825 new cases along with eight deaths to take the number of active cases to 17,206. Around Christmas last year, the state’s active caseload stood at about 50. In the last 24 hours, deaths were reported in Bokaro (3), Ranchi and East Singbhum (2 each) and Sahebganj (1).