Buzdar tests positive for Covid-19

Buzdar tests positive for Covid-19

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Monday tested positive for the coronavirus.

Focal Person for digital media Azhar Mashwani said that Buzdar had mild symptoms since last night and is in self-isolation as per the advice of doctors.

Mashwani also said that doctors had advised the chief minister to rest and suspend all political and official engagements for the time being due to his health.

Meanwhile, Special Assistant to Punjab Chief Minister on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan alleged that the result of the Pakistan Democratic Movement's (PDM) ‘conspiracy’ to spread the coronavirus through rallies had finally come forward.

"Despite following all precautionary measures, the Punjab chief minister has tested positive," she said.