Two members of the small delegation accompanying External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar to the UK have examined positive for Covid-19, forcing him to rework his official schedule in London.
“Was made aware yesterday evening of exposure to possible Covid positive cases,” Jaishankar tweeted on Wednesday.
“As a measure of abundant caution and also out of consideration for others, I decided to conduct my engagements in the virtual mode. That will be the case with the G7 Meeting today as well,” he stated.
According to quite a few sources, two members of the delegation examined positive on Tuesday with additional test outcomes nonetheless awaited.
Jaishankar had arrived in London on Monday for a four-day go to on the invitation of UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to be part of the G7 overseas and improvement ministers assembly as one of the visitor ministers.