Congress MP Shashi Tharoor tested positive for COVID-19 on April 21. Tharoor shared the information on his Twitter handle. He tweeted, "After waiting two days for a test appointment and another day and a half for the results, I finally have confirmation: I'm #Covid positive. Hoping to deal with it in a "positive" frame of mind, with rest, steam and plenty of fluids. My sister and 85 year old mother are in the same boat".