Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has actually evaluated positive for coronavirus, however “remains in excellent health,” Clarence Home verified on Wednesday.
” The Prince of Wales has tested favorable for coronavirus,” a declaration provided to PEOPLE reads. “He has been showing mild symptoms however otherwise stays in excellent health and has actually been working from home throughout the last couple of days as normal. The Duchess of Cornwall has actually also been checked but does not have the infection.”
” In accordance with Federal government and medical recommendations, the Prince and the Duchess are now self-isolating in the house in Scotland,” the declaration continues. “The tests were carried out by the NHS in Aberdeenshire where they fulfilled the requirements needed for testing. It is not possible to ascertain from whom the Prince caught the infection owing to the high variety of engagements he performed in his public role throughout current weeks.”
Charles, 71, is the first member of the British royal household to be diagnosed with coronavirus. According to a Buckingham Palace representative to BBC News, Queen Elizabeth II, 93, last saw her eldest son on March 12 however likewise “stays in good health” and “is following all the appropriate suggestions with regard to her welfare.”
The prince likewise participated in an Estate Home dinner on the 12 th and held multiple personal meetings since working from house. All of those people are said to be warned of his medical diagnosis.
The most recent findings from the U.K.’s Department of Health and Social Care note the nation has 8,077 cases of coronavirus infection up until now with the death toll at 422.
For the current details on coronavirus (COVID-19), consisting of how to secure yourself and what to do if you believe you are ill, please see coronavirus.gov
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