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Omar Abdullah tests positive for Covid-19

SRINAGAR, Apr 9: The former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah tested positive for Covid-19 on Friday.

“For a year I did my best to dodge this damn virus but it’s finally caught up with me. I tested positive for Covid-19 this afternoon. I’m completely asymptotic. Based on medical advice I’m self-isolating at home & monitoring my parameters like oxygen saturation levels et”, Omar Abdullah wrote on Twitter.

Pertinently, Omar on Wednesday took his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) in Srinagar.

 

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