The deadly coronavirus continues to haunt the ruling TRS in Telangana State.
On Saturday, August 8, 2020, labour minister Ch Malla Reddy, who owns a chain of professional colleges in Hyderabad, was tested positive for coronavirus.
This apart, two more TRS MLAs were also tested positive on Saturday.
They were LB Nagar MLA Devireddy Sudheer Reddy and Tandur MLA Pilot Rohith Reddy.
Both these MLAs won from Congress in 2018 Assembly polls but defected to TRS later.
Earlier, home minister Mahmood Ali, Deputy speaker Padmarao Goud were also tested positive and admitted in hospitals. They recovered later.
Five more TRS MLAs were also tested positive earlier and recovered later.