President of Republican Party of India (A) and Union Minister of state for social justice Ramdas Athawale tested coronavirus positive on Wednesday. The leader has been admitted to a south Mumbai hospital according to an official. A video of Athawale chanting “Go corona, corona go” to stop the spread of coronavirus had went viral on social media in February. The 60-year old is a Rajya Sabha member. On Monday, actress Payal Ghosh was inducted into the Republican Party of India (A) as the Vice President of women’s wing. Athawale had also attended the induction event.