Boris Johnson became the second head of state who contracted the coronavirus

the head of the British government, Boris Johnson passed the test for the coronavirus. The result was positive Boris Johnson the head of the British government, Boris Johnson passed the test for the coronavirus. The result was positive
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the head of the British government, Boris Johnson passed the test for the coronavirus. The result was positive. About this, Johnson said on Twitter page. The first coronavirus of the heads of state contracted the Prince of Monaco albert II.

According to the Prime Minister, in recent days had appeared mild symptoms of the disease (increased of temperature and cough), then he decided to be tested for the coronavirus. “I am now in isolation, but with the help of video conferencing will continue to lead the government as we fight this virus,” said Johnson.

the government explained that the Prime Minister passed the test on the advice of his physician, Professor Chris whitty, reports Sky News.

Earlier it was reported that COVID-19 sick Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne. It was reported that the disease it occurs in a weak form, he, along with his wife is in isolation at home in Scotland.

According Friday at noon, March 27 in the UK recorded more than 11,800 cases of infection with coronavirus, the number of deaths exceeded 578.

the Kremlin says that they were aware of the risk of infection by the coronavirus of the first persons of the state. Russian President Vladimir Putin takes extra sanitary and other protective measures, but continues to be in the work schedule, said Friday his press Secretary Dmitry Peskov. He answered the question, as the current epidemiological situation affected the lives and habits of the President.p class=”maintext”>

“of Course, we are talking about additional preventive measures,” said Peskov, noting that we are talking about sanitary and other measures which need to be applied on a regular basis, “especially in the context of the ongoing work schedule, though not teeming with such a large number of public events”.

“the President continues to work, he just can’t stop this [do]”, – said Putin’s press Secretary. His words leads TASS.