ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan gave the sample for the coronavirus test after a person meeting him tested positive for COVID-19.
The test report will be received after 24 hours.
Edhi Foundation head Dr Faisal Edhi, who tested positive for coronavirus after meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan, had requested the prime minister to undergo a test.
The Edhi Foundation spokesperson confirmed the report. Corona virus is spreading across the country as Faisal Edhi’s coronavirus test was conducted in Islamabad.
Faisal Edhi had underwent the corona test at a private hospital. The report emerged today which was positive. After the test result, Faisal Edhi himself quarantined and self-isolated.
According to sources, after the positive results of Faisal Edhi, some staff of Edhi Foundation and Faisal Edhi’s family will also screened through corona tests. Faisal had also met Prime Minister Imran Khan and presented him a check for the Corona Relief Fund.
After Faisal Edhi’s test, the prime minister's focal person said that he will suggest the prime minister for Corona test due to the current fears of circumstances. He also said that PM Khan is currently busy in the cabinet meeting.
Earlier, the number of confirmed coronavirus
cases in the country has soared to 9,216 and death toll increased to 192 after 16 more deaths were reported during the last 24 hours.