Special assistant to Prime Minister Imran Khan, Sania Nishtar has announced on Monday that she has tested positive for the COVID-19 infection.
As being reported, Nishtar has placed herself in self-isolation after testing positive for the disease. The special assistant was feeling mild symptoms.
“I have tested positive for COVID 19 and am isolating myself. I have mild symptoms and will, therefore, continue to work from home,” she said in a Tweet.
I have tested positive for COVID 19 and am isolating myself. I have mild symptoms and will, therefore, continue to work from home
— Senator Dr Sania Nishtar (@SaniaNishtar) October 19, 2020
The SAPM is currently serving as special assistant on poverty alleviation and social safety to the prime minister of Pakistan.
Few days ago, Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan also contracted the infection.
“My Covid Test has come positive,” he had tweeted.
So far, the virus has killed at least 6,659 people in the country, The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases has reached 323,452.