Ranchi: According to sources at the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Ranchi, Prasad’s test result came on Sunday evening which was found negative. He has exhibited no symptoms of coronavirus.
Sources say that his sample will be re-examined after four-five days.
Dr Umesh Prasad, who is in-charge of Prasad’s treatment at RIMS, said that it was decided to check his sample as a precautionary measure. He said at present no symptoms of Covid-19 have been detected in Prasad.
Lalu Prasad has been undergoing treatment for various ailments at RIMS from December 2018 after his conviction in a fodder scam case. His condition has been reported to be stable.
Prasad’s lawyer has applied for regular bail.