New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday tested positive for COVID-19.
The Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Azad confirmed via Twitter that he has contracted the viral disease and also requested people who came in contact with him in the last few days to follow Covid-19 safety protocol.
I have tested positive for COVID-19. I am in home quarantine. Those who came in contact with me in last few days may kindly follow the protocol.
— Ghulam Nabi Azad (@ghulamnazad) October 16, 2020
Azad is among the 20 star campaigners of the party for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections.
The 71-year-old is the fourth senior Congress party member to have tested positive for the virus.