The wicketkeeper, 23, has gone into isolation and will not travel to Durham to rejoin the rest of the India squad ahead of a friendly match against a County Select XI on July 20.
India will take on England in a five-Tests series that is the highlight of the summer, beginning at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on August 4.
Indian wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant has tested positive for Covid-19 and is isolating
Pant (right) posted Instagram pictures from Wembley during the England vs Germany match at Euro 2020. It is not known where Pant contracted the virus
India's players have been in England since taking on New Zealand in the World Test Championship final at the Ageas Bowl last month but they were then given time off.
Pant posted Instagram photographs from England's Euro 2020 match against Germany at Wembley. It isn't known where Pant contracted the virus but he spent a week in quarantine at the home of UK relatives.
It came after India’s governing body the BCCI confirmed net bowler Dayanand Garani had also tested positive.
Wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha, batsman Abhimanyu Easwaran and bowling coach Bharat Arun have been identified as close contacts of