KS Dhatwalia who is a Principal Director General of Press Information Bureau (PIB) and government’s chief spokespersons
is hospitalised at AIIMS after testing positive for coronavirus.
KS Dhatwalia had partaken the boards with Union Ministers Narendra Singh Tomar and Prakash Javadekar a few days back to brief the media on the decisions taken by the Cabinet. Now the ministers have to self-quarantine themselves for 14 days, following the standard protocol. Earlier three Health Ministry officers had tested positive coronavirus.
Government has informed the National Media Centre’s his office would location would be closed for a couple of days while the entire building will be sanitised. All the activities of Press Information Bureau, include of press conference would be operated at the Shastri Bhawan till the NMC is sanitised completely and reopens.