Pakistan Foreign Minister tests COVID-19 positive
Published: 10:06 AM, 4 July 2020
Shah Mehmood Qureshi
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi announced in a tweet on Friday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Qureshi said in his tweet, “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.”
Earlier, in the first week of June, Pakistan Muslim League leader Shehbaz Sharif was infected with coronavirus. Former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani also tested positive for COVID-19.
So far, 217,549 people in Pakistan have been infected with coronavirus. And more than 4,500 people have died.