Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has tested negative for coronavirus for the third time, her spokesperson Steffen Seibert said. Also Read - 'China Caused Great Damage to US': Trump Sharpens Attack on Beijing Again Over COVID-19

Seibert on Monday said in a statement that Merkel will continue to carry out her official business in quarantine in the coming days, Xinhua news agency reported. Also Read - World Zoonoses Day 2020: What is Zoonosis And How Does The Infectious Disease Spread

Merkel, aged 65, has put herself into at-home self-quarantine since March 22, after she learned that a doctor who gave her a vaccination for pneumonia two days earlier tested positive for the virus. Also Read - International Flights: SpiceJet to Operate 19 More Flights to Evacuate Stranded Indians From UAE, Saudi, Oman Under Vande Bharat Mission

Merkel has kept working through telephone and video links.