NEW DELHI : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished US president Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump a speedy recovery within an hour of the US president revealing that he had tested positive for covid-19.

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi: “Wishing my friend @POTUS @realDonaldTrump and @FLOTUSa quick recovery and good health.

Modi said in a Twitter post in response to Trump’s tweet making public his condition.“Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!” Trump said in his post.