ISLAMABAD, Jun 8 :Bluntly spoken politician against opposition and Federal Minister for Railways, Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has tested positive for the novel Corona virus .
Spokesman of the Ministry of Railways, conformed that the federal minister has not shown any symptoms, however, after testing positive corona test he has isolated himself in home.
The federal minister will spend two weeks in self-quarantine as per advice of the doctors, the Spokesman said.
The spokesman further stated that during corona pandemic the railway minister did not care and continued to attend the meeting and man to man contact during surprise visits of various railway stations. Due to feeling of sickness some days back, he decided to conduct the proper test of corona which came positive.
The chairman senate Sadiq Sanjrani called on Sheikh Rashid Ahmad to inquire about his health. He prayed for the early recovery of the federal minister. Sheikh Rashid also thanks the chairman senate for call and inquire about his health.