Pakistan Minorities Commission head Cheela Ram contracts coronavirus

Chairman of the National Minorities Commission, Cheela Ram contracted COVID-19 on Wednesday.

He experienced mild symptoms of the virus after which he decided to get himself tested for COVID-19.

The chairman had last week met FM Qureshi as well as various delegations in Peshawar and Islamabad.

A day earlier, PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb had tested positive for the coronavirus along with her mother.

She joined a long list of lawmakers who have tested positive for the virus, including former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Sheikh Rasheed and more.