Former President of India, Pranab Mukherjee tweeted that he has tested positive for Covid-19.
The coronavirus pandemic has affected over 22 lakh people in India. Other top politicians in the country, including Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, Congress leader Siddaramaiah, have tested positive for the coronavirus in the last few weeks.
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