New Delhi : Former President of India and veteran Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee tested positive for novel coronavirus. In a tweet Mr. Mukherjee said “On a visit to hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for Covid-19 today”
He added “I request the people who came in contact with me in last week, to please self isolate and get tested for covid-19”
In recent times, huge numbers of high profile political leaders have been tested positive for coronavirus. They include Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Dharmendra Pradhan and others.
Few days ago veteran CPIM leader Shyamal Chakraboty died of coronavirus. The Bengal based former trade union leader Comrade Shyamal Chakraborty had been suffering from old age related aliments for long time. He was passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest.
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