Former President Pranab Mukherjee tests positive for COVID-19

New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee has tested postive for the novel coronavirus.

"On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID19 today," Pranab Mukherjee tweeted.

"I request the people who came in contact with me in the last week, to please self isolate and get tested for COVID-19," the tweet read further.