Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday.
This afternoon I felt a slight fever and immediately quarantined myself at home. I have now tested positive for Covid 19. By the grace of Allah, I feel strong and energetic. I will continue to carry on my duties from home. Please keep me in your prayers (sic), Mr Qureshi tweeted.
Several prominent political leaders have contracted the virus so far, which includes National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser, Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, PPP leader Saeed Ghani, and Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid, all of whom have recovered, Dawn reported.