Coronavirus infection to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been confirmed to have coronavirus infection, his office said.
This is the first time the head of a global country has been infected with a virus.
Prince Charles has already been diagnosed with coronavirus.
It has been reported that Boris Johnson has mild symptoms and that he isolates himself.
The Prime Minister’s Office has confirmed that Corona has been tested on the advice of the UK’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Witty, according to a press release from the British Prime Minister’s Office.
Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus.
I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus.
— Boris Johnson #StayHomeSaveLives (@BorisJohnson) March 27, 2020
“I have had mild symptoms in the last 24 hours. I have been diagnosed with coronavirus. I will isolate myself. We will fight against this virus and head to government operations through video display meetings,” he said on Twitter.
Prince Charles has been doing his business as Charles has been at home for the past few days.