Punjab Governor Banwari Lal Purohit has tested positive for Covid-19, confirmed in an official statement released on August 5. As per the statement, he is not showing any serious symptoms and recuperating at his official residence here, in Chandigarh. Purohit, who is also the administrator of Union Territory Chandigarh, was found suffering from the infection and tested for Covid. He requested those in contact with him to get the test.
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Punjab unit BJP delegation met with the State Governor Banwarilal Purohit, over PM Modi security lapse issue, on January 7. The delegation submitted a memorandum to the Governor. After the meeting, the Punjab BJP President Arun Sood said, it was "an intentional negligence of the State Government". They also asked the State Governor to order an investigation with strict action against the guilty, responsible for the security lapse.