thenews.com.pk 19 Sep, 2020 19:15 am

Sindh minister Imtiaz Shaikh tests positive for COVID-19

Sindh minister Imtiaz Shaikh tests positive for COVID-19
During the past few days, I had a fever and a soar throat [...] After that I got myself tested, says Shaikh

Pakistan Sat, Sep 19, 2020 The minister said that he had gone into self-isolation after the report came positive and urged his friends to pray for his health.The minister said that he had gone into self-isolation after the report came positive and urged his friends to pray for his health.— Twitter/Files KARACHI: Minister of Sindh for Energy Imtiaz Ahmed Shaikh said  Saturday that he has tested positive for coronavirus.Governor Sindh Imran Ismail, Sindh education minister Saeed Ghani, and Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal MPA Syed Abdul Rasheed tested positive and recovered earlier this year.

Sheikh is the latest among several mainstream politicians to have contracted the virus.The news comes as the country gears to ease the remaining restrictions imposed during the nation-wide lockdown.

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