External affairs minister S Jaishankar tests positive for COVID-19
Earlier in the day, Jaishankar took part in a virtual event along with French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, he has urged all those who have come in recent contact with him to take suitable precautions
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday said he has tested positive for COVID-19.
He urged all those who have come in recent contact with him to take suitable precautions.
Earlier in the day, Jaishankar took part in a virtual event along with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.
"Have tested Covid positive. Urge all those who have come in recent contact to take suitable precautions," Jaishankar tweeted.
COVID-19 update: India reports 2,841 new cases, nine deaths in last 24 hours, active cases dip to 18,604
The fresh COVID-19 infections reported on Friday were marginally higher than 2,827 cases logged on Thursday. The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.58 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 0.69 per cent
So far, over 2,36,01,148 children in the age group of 15-17 years and over 77,68,203 children in the aged 12-14 have been administered vaccine doses in Uttar Pradesh
Delhi had reported 377 new Covid cases and one more death on Monday, while the positivity rate was 3.37 percent