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Congress MP, former I&B minister Manish Tewari tests positive for Covid-19

Tewari got himself tested after running mild fever

Manish Tewari | Coronavirus

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

Manish Tewari
File photo of Manish Tewari

Congress MP and former Union minister on Monday said he has tested positive for COVID-19.

Tewari got himself tested after running mild fever.

"I have tested positive for COVID-19 today afternoon. I got up with mild fever around 2 AM last night. Got myself tested first thing in the morning. Two parallel Tests. No other symptoms so far," the MP from Sri Anandpur Sahib said in a tweet.

The former Union minister for Information and Broadcasting said "all those who have been in contact with me over the past few days are advised caution.

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First Published: Mon, November 16 2020. 18:52 IST