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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson infected with coronavirus

27 Mar 2020 17:38, Somoy English Desk
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson infected with coronavirus
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson infected with coronavirus

The United Kingdom on Friday confirmed that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Johnson was tested for COVID-19 on Thursday after experiencing “mild symptoms,” a spokesman for No. 10 Downing Street said in a statement.

“The test was carried out in No 10 by NHS staff and the result of the test was positive,” the spokesman said. “In keeping with the guidance, the Prime Minister is self-isolating in Downing Street.
 
“He is continuing to lead the government’s response to coronavirus.”

Johnson confirmed his diagnosis in a tweet Friday morning.

“I’ve developed mild symptoms of the coronavirus, that is to say a temperature and a persistent cough,” Johnson said in a video posted to the website.

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