Former president and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has contracted Covid-19 in Dubai and has quarantined himself.

His son PPP Chairman and Former Minister of Pakistan Bilawal Bhutto took to twitter to announced the news and wrote. “President Zardari has tested positive for Covid. He is fully vaccinated, boosted, isolating with mild symptoms and undergoing treatment.”

Bilawal said that he and his family was praying for his swift recovery.

Confirming the news, daughter Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari said when Asif Ali Zardari had landed in Dubai his PCR revealed Covid positive.

In a tweet, Bakhtawar said “When @AAliZardari landed in Dubai his PCR revealed positive but ٱلْحَمْدُ لِلَّٰهِ his symptoms are mild – he is resting & isolating (Day 4) & will return when recovered إن شاء الله (post some grandson hugs time ). Thank u 4 your prayers & remind everyone to remain precautious.