Published On: Tue, Apr 20th, 2021

Ex-PM Manmohan Singh tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to AIIMS

New Delhi, April 20, 2021.

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh tested positive for COVID-19 on April 19. He was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, after he was found infected with the contagious disease.

Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi wished Singh a “speedy recovery”. The country needs “your guidance and advice in this difficult time”, he further tweeted.

Singh, 88, suffers from heart-related ailments. He is expected to remain under keen observation considering his age and co-morbidities.

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