Tamil Nadu,June 04 2020 : J Anbazhagan, DMK member of the Tamil Nadu Assembly and the party's south Chennai organising secretary was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital on Thursday after he contracted the Covid infection.
Anbazhagan took part in a function in Chennai to commemorate the 97th birth anniversary of late DMK leader M Karunanidhi. He also gave relief materials to the poor .
He developed breathlessness thereafter and was admitted to a private hospital from where he was shifted to GH on Thursday morning.
Anbazhagan is the first MLA to get Covid.
It has already infected doctors and nurses, police men and journalists too.
On Wednesday, Chennai Police Commissioner A K Viswanathan gave a ceremonial welcome to a batch of police men who resumed after recovery.