Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Wednesday said that he has tested positive for Covid-19. “This is to inform you all that I have tested COVID positive today,” he wrote on Twitter.
The 61-year-old minister said he is following medical advice after his report came positive.
Sharing an update about his health, the Union Education Minister said, “I am taking medication and treatment as per the advice of my doctors.”
This is to inform you all that I have tested COVID positive today. I am taking medication & treatment as per the advice of my doctors.
Request all those who have come in my contact recently to be observant, and get themselves tested.
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) April 21, 2021
He also requested all those who have come in contact with him recently, to get themselves tested.