chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday tested positive for Covid-19.
The development comes amid ongoing crisis in Maha Vikas Aghadi due to the rebellion by senior party leader and minister Eknath Shinde.
Maharashtra Congress' Observer for the state Kamal Nath and party leader Nana Patole informed about Thackeray testing positive for the virus.
Meanwhile, Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari was admitted to a private hospital in south Mumbai after testing Coronavirus positive, an official said.
"I have been tested positive for COVID -19. There are only mild symptoms. However I have been admitted to a Hospital as a precautionary measure," Koshyari tweeted.
Koshyari (80) has been admitted to the Reliance Foundation Hospital, the official said.