Balochistan Finance Minister Zahoor Buledi has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
He announced the news on Twitter later Wednesday and said he is asymptomatic.
Buledi is currently at home, in self quarantine.
I’m grateful to all friends, well-wishers & supporters who prayed for my early recovery after my Covid-19 test came +ve. I’m in self-quarantine as per doctors guidelines. Alhamdulillah, asymptomatic and recovering. Thanks to all.— Zahoor Buledi (@ZahoorBuledi) May 13, 2020
He is the first minister in Balochistan to test positive for the virus. On Wednesday, an MPA in Sindh and two senators also tested positive for COVID-19.