New Delhi: After United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson was tested positive for Coronavirus, Health Secretary Matt Hancock also confirmed that he has been suffering from the disease. Taking to microblogging site Twitter, Hancock on Friday said that his symptoms are mild and that he is following quarantine rules. Also Read - 'You're a Fighter, Will Overcome This Challenge,' PM Modi to Boris Johnson After he Tests Positive For COVID-19
“Following medical advice, I was advised to test for Coronavirus. I’ve tested positive. Thankfully my symptoms are mild and I’m working from home & self-isolating,” Hancock tweeted. Also Read - British PM Boris Johnson Tests Positive For COVID-19
Prior to this, Boris Johnson tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. Also Read - Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in India Near 800; Italy Records Almost 1,000 COVID-19 Deaths in One-Day | Top Developments
Two days ago, Prince Charles, the first-in-line to the British throne, too, had tested positive for the infection.
The United Kingdom has thus far recorded 11,658 confirmed cases of coronavirus, including 578 deaths. India, on the other hand, has thus far recorded 724 positive cases of COVID-19, including 17 casualties.