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

Press Trust of India January 27, 2022 21:53:51 IST
External affairs minister S Jaishankar tests positive for COVID-19

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. AP

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.

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