TDN World Desk: Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Suresh Prabhu has tested negative for COVID-19, but the politician has self quarantined himself at his Mumbai residence for the next 14 days as a precautionary measure.

The Pandemic coronavirus have also spread in Saudi Arabia. As per reports, 161 people in saudi Arabia have been infected with the virus.

Writing to ajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, the BJP leader said that he would not be able to attend the ongoing Parliament Sessions till the end of this isolation period.

“I wish to inform that consequent upon my return from a recent visit to Saudi Arabia to attend the Second Sherpas’ Meeting for the upcoming G20 Summit in At Khobar on 10. March 2020, as a precautionary measure, even after testing negative, I have kept myself under isolation at my residence for the next 14 days in the wake of the Corona Virus spread as per advisories,” the letter read.