M. Kanimozhi, who is also the DMK’s women’s wing secretary, came in an ambulance from the hospital and voted with the PPE kit on.
She had tested positive for the virus on April 3.
#TamilNaduElections: DMK MP K Kanimozhi, who has tested positive for COVID-19, casts her vote in PPE kit at a polling station in Mylapore, Chennai.— ANI (@ANI) April 6, 2021
Election Commission has designated one hour between 6 pm & 7 pm for voting by COVID positive patients. pic.twitter.com/z2G3ClKEie
Ahead of the arrival of people infected with the corona, all personnel on duty in polling stations donned the PPE kits and facilitated their voting.
The premises were sanitised later.
The last hour of polling was earmarked for corona-infected voters or those suspected to be infected by the virus. (UNI)