Governor Ismail who is also close friend of Prime Minister Imran Khan and senior member of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Isnaf (PTI) confirmed on his twitter account that he has been tested positive for COVID-19. “I have just been tested Covid 19 positive, Allah Kareem inshallah will fight it out. @ImranKhanPTI taught us to fight out the most difficult in life and I believe this is nothing against what we are prepared for. May Allah give strength to fight this Pandemic inshallah,” he tweeted.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Imran wished Governor Ismail a speedy recovery from the coronavirus on Tuesday.

“Praying for Governor Imran Ismail’s speedy recovery from COVID19. May Allah grant him the strength to fight this,” he tweeted.