Sasikala’s relative Ilavarasi tests Covid19 positive admitted in Bengaluru hospital:

Pramesh S Jain

Days after Sasikala was diagnosed with corona, Ilavarasi who is also in prison has been detected with COVID-19.

Close to the heel of VK Sasikala,hospitalised for COVID-19 in Bengaluru,her sister-in-law J Ilavarasi also tested positive and admitted to Victoria hospital on Saturday.

Asokan,advocate fot Ilavarasi told reporters,that she shares a jail cell with Sasikala at the central prison of Parappana Agrahara .

She developed symptoms on Friday and admitted to jail hospital where she is tested positive and shifted to Victoria hospital on Saturday.

The prison authorities called Mr.Asokan to inform him before shifting her to Victoria hospital where Sasikala is admitted and being treated.

The former AIADMK General Secretary Sasikala tested positive for the coronavirus on Thursday, a day after she was admitted in Bowring Hospital after she complained about breathing discomfort.She was later shifted to the nearby Victoria Hospital where she is currently being treated.

Meanwhile Sasikala’s condition is stable.She is treated for covid and she suffers from pneumonia.