- Governor Sindh Imran Ismail has tested positive for COVID-19
- Ismail revealed that he had isolated himself at the Governor House
- He had himself tested on Sunday.
- The infected toll in Sindh is now at 4,953 with 85 deaths.
Governor Sindh Imran Ismail today confirmed that he had tested positive for coronavirus. PTI spokesperson Jamal Siddiqui said that Ismail had had himself tested for the virus on Sunday. Ismail revealed that he had isolated himself at the Governor House. “I have informed people I met [over the past couple of days]," he said. “Will also have my family tested for the virus, " he added.
Ismail, In a tweet, said: “I have just been tested COVID-19 positive, Allah Kareem inshallah, will fight it out."
I have just been tested Covid 19 positive, Allah Kareem inshallah will fight it out. @ImranKhanPTI thought us to fight out the most difficult in life and I believe this is nothing against what we r prepared for. May Allah give strength to fight this Pandemic inshallah.
— Imran Ismail (@ImranIsmailPTI) April 27, 2020
The provincial COVID-19 tally infected stands at 4,953, while the death toll has reached 85 as of today.
The Governor is the second Sindh Government member to test positive after Sindh Minister for Education and Labour Saeed Ghani tested positive last month.