Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for Covid-19; home quarantined

The 71-year-old Congress leader shared the information on Twitter

Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for Covid-19; home quarantined

Ghulam Nabi Azad. Source: Ghulam Nabi Azad/Twitter.

New Delhi, October 16

Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has tested positive for COVID-19 and has quarantined himself at home.

The 71-year-old Congress leader shared the information on Twitter and asked those who came in contact with him in the recent past to follow protocols on self-quarantine and testing.

"I have tested positive for COVID-19. I am in home quarantine. Those who came in contact with me in the last few days may kindly follow the protocol," he said in a tweet.

Earlier senior Congress leaders Ahmed Patel, Motilal Vora and Abhishek Singhvi had tested positive for COVID-19.

While Singhvi has recovered, other leaders are still under treatment. PTI 

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