New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today spoke to the wife of Pradipta Naik, Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly and the son of Rajya Sabha MP Raghunath Mohapatra, and inquired about their health condition.
As per reports, both Naik and Mohapatra are currently under treatment at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar after being diagnosed with COVID-19 infection.
Prior to that Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had expressed concern over the health condition of LoP Pradipta Naik and RS Member Raghunath Mohapatra. He wished them a speedy recovery from COVID-19.
Leader of Opposition in Odisha Assembly, Pradipta Kumar Naik, was put on ventilator support in AIIMS Bhubaneswar after his condition turned critical on Wednesday. The four-time BJP MLA from Bhawanipatna was admitted to AIIMS on April 20 for Covid-19. He was shifted to ICU on April 26.
State Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Kishore Das on Wednesday enquired about the health of the Leader of Opposition in the State Assembly Pradipta Kumar Naik (BJP), who is admitted to the AIIMS Bhubaneswar for being Covid-19 positive.
Das wrote a letter to the Additional Chief Secretary, Health, Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra, and advised him to form an expert team of doctors to consult with AIIMS authorities to provide the required treatment to the LoP and wished him speedy.