Kumaraswamy took to Twitter to ask those who came in contact with him recently to get tested for the virus.
Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and ministers should invite the employees for talks to resolve the issue, he suggested.
With less than a fortnight to go for the by-election to the Maski Assembly segment, the fight is narrowing down between the ruling BJP and the Opposition Congress.
Health and medical education minister of Karnataka Dr K Sudhakar assured all assistance to the former prime minister.
The JDS has fielded a Muslim candidate for the Basavakalyan bypoll as it has an understanding with the BJP, former chief minister Siddaramaiah said here on Tuesday.
The party has fielded Syed Yasreb Ali Qadri as the candidate from Basavakalyan.
After the House reconvened, JDS members continued to protest.
Ravikumar said there was corruption, and JDS members supported him, demanding a House Committee probe. Sudhakar said a task force would submit its report in three months.
The decision was taken at a recent JDS Legislature Party meeting chaired by former chief minister H D Kumaraswamy.
We are planning a party workers’ meet, where likely candidates will be discussed.
JDS leader Madhu Bangarappa on Thursday announced his plan to join the Congress officially.
The announcement of a Vokkaliga Development Corporation in the budget has not gone down well with the JDS.
Son of former minister M C Managuli of JDS, Ashok Mananguli, who was expected to be the JDS candidate for Sindagi bypoll, joined Congress on Tuesday.
While the JDS sat in the assembly as the Congress walked out, there is speculation that it will oppose the budget when it is put to vote either by a walkout or by oral expression of displeasure.
In what appears to be some good news for the Congress, party MLC C M Ibrahim on Friday met former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at the latter’s residence in the city.