‘Former President Hon’ble Pranab Mukherjee test positive for COVID-19’
The pandemic is hitting the country at its worst and is taking the precious lives of many people. The pandemic has now reached to a large number of people.
Former President Pranab Mukherjee has tested positive for COVID-19. He tweeted “On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID-19 today”. He has also requested those people who came in his contact the last week to self-isolate themselves and get tested for COVID-19.
Several people including Chief Spokesperson Randeep Surjewala from Congress wished Mukherjee for a good recovery. Different leaders from across the political scale wished him for a speedy recovery. Union Minister Piyush Goyal also gave his good wishes regarding Mukherjee’s health. He also said that he is sure about the good recovery of Former President. Rajasthan’s Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot also tweeted “I have come to know Former President of India Sh. Pranab Mukherjee has tested positive for COVID-19...concerned about his health. Wish him a speedy recovery.” Delhi’s CM Arvind Kejriwal tweeted “Please take care, sir. We are praying for your speedy recovery and good health.”
Numerous wishes for the good and speedy recovery from COVID-19 were being bestowed on him.
Many of the great politicians and Bollywood stars have been tested positive in the past few weeks. India is on the third number for being majorly hit by the CoronaVirus pandemic. The rate of positive patients is increased rapidly in the last two days as compared to other countries like the US. The nation has already crossed 20 lacs CoronaVirus cases. Almost, 44,000 patients have lost their lives due to this virus. According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW), 1,007 new deaths were reported in the country and the cumulative toll has reached 44,386. The country’s count has risen up to 22,15,075 including 6,34,945 active COVID-19 cases.
The government is constantly trying to spread awareness during the vigorous pandemic and is also urging its citizens to move out of their house only if it is extremely essential.