“I have tested COVID-19 positive,” said the governor in a tweet.
Das also said that he will work from home till he recovers from the coronavirus.
RBI will continue to function “normally”, the governor said, while also adding that he is in touch with all deputy governors and other officers through virtual conferences and telephone.
I have tested COVID-19 positive. Asymptomatic.Feeling very much alright.Have alerted those who came in contact in r… https://t.co/YaLzuWqU7f
— Shaktikanta Das (@DasShaktikanta) 1603631360000
Currently, the RBI has full strength of four deputy governors B P Kanungo, M K Jain, M D Patra and M Rajeshwar Rao.
The RBI governor was quite active during the lockdown period and post unlock period to keep the economy and financial market in good shape.
(With inputs from PTI)