Published On: Fri, Jul 3rd, 2020

Bengal BJP MP Locket Chatterjee tests positve for coronavirus

Kolkata: BJP’s West Bengal leader and MP of Hooghly Lok Sabha constituency, Locker Chatterjee tested positive for coronavirus.

BJP MP Locket Chatterjee

On Friday, the former Tollywood actress tweeted “I have tested positive for Covid-19 this morning, having mild fever and was in self isolation for the past one week. I will keep everyone posted. All is well”

Recently elevated to the post of party general secretary in West Bengal, Locket Chatterjee has been very active with grassroots agitation, especially over women’s issues.

She was present at the funeral of martyred army jawan Rajesh Orang’s funeral in Birbhum district on June 19 along with BJP MP Saumitra Khan.

A few hundred people had attended the funeral to pay their homage to the martyred soldier.

On June 24, Chatterjee and BJP MP Saumitra Khan had staged a road blockade with BJP supporters in Howrah’s Bagnan area over the death of a woman who allegedly died while trying to save her daughter from sexual assault.

She was also present at the funeral of martyred army jawan Rajesh Orang’s funeral in Birbhum district on June 19 along with Khan.

A few hundred people had attended the funeral to pay their homage to the martyred soldier.

TST

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