Former Parliamentarian, MLA, CPIM central Committee member Jitendra Choudhury tests covid19 positive on Thursday. Jitendra chaudhury himself informed this through his social media platform. “I have been tasted covid positive today. All my friends and dears, who have came closer with me during last 72 hours, please take precaution without delay” he said in his social media platform. He is now under home quarantine. In 1993, Chaudhury elected from Manu ST Constituency as CPIM candidate for Tripura Legislative Assembly election and he won the election. He was the Minister of Forest and Industry Commerce, Sports from 1993-1998 in Dasarath Deb Ministry. He was also Minister of Minister of Forest and Industry & Commerce, Sports in Manik Sarkar ministry from 1998-2014. In 2014 he won from Tripura East Lok sabha constituency and became Members of the 16 Lok Sabha From North East India.