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New Delhi, August 10, 2020
Former President Pranab Mukherjee today said he had tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).
"On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID19 today," Mukherjee, 84, said on micro-blogging site Twitter.
"I request the people who came in contact with me in the last week, to please self isolate and get tested for COVID-19," he added.
The veteran Congress leader served as the President of India from July 25, 2012 to July 25, 2017.