Former President Pranab Mukherjee has tested positive for COVID-19.
Mr Mukherjee requested the people who came in contact with him in the last week to self isolate and get tested for COVID-19.
President Ram Nath Kovind spoke to Mr Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha and inquired about the health of her father.
The President wished Mr Mukherjee a speedy recovery and good health.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited Army's Research and Referral Hospital this evening and enquired about the health of Mr Mukherjee, who is admitted there after testing positive for COVID19. (AIR)