UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). He makes that known on his Twitter:
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 (@BorisJohnson) March 27, 2020
Johnson developed mild symptoms in the last 24 hours. And has on personal advice from the Chief Medical Officer of England.
He decided to work from home while he has the virus.
According to a statement made by Downing Street 10, he continues to lead the national campaign against the virus.
Earlier this week it was announced that Prince Charles, Prince of Wales has also contracted the virus, and is also in self-isolation!