The Pakistani foreign minister Shah Mehmood Quershi tested positive of COVID on Friday. He tested positive of coronavirus days after holding a high profile meeting with US special representative on Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad in Islamabad.
The foreign minister of Pakistan tweeted “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.”
The foreign minister has also had contact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi Imran Khan in parliament and in a cabinet meeting on Wednesday.