NCP president Sharad Pawar tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday. The news was shared by Pawar on Twitter.
He tweeted: â€œI have tested Covid positive but there is no cause for concern. I am following the treatment as suggested by my doctor. I request all those who have been in contact with me in the past few days to get themselves tested and take all necessary precautions.â€
Leaders across political parties wished speedy recovery to Pawar. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said, â€œI pray for your speedy recovery.â€
State Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat tweeted, â€œWishing you a quick and complete recovery. Take care and get well soon.â€ State Congress chief Nana Patole said, â€œGet well soon sir.â€ State BJP president Chandrakant Patil tweeted, â€œI wish Pawar saheb quick recovery so that he once again returns to his work and serving the people.â€
State Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad wished the senior NCP leader good health. â€œWe wish Pawar saheb speedy recovery and good health,â€ she said.