New Delhi:Donald Trump Jr’s girlfriend Kim Guilfoyle has reportedly tested positive for the deadly COVID-19 or coronavirus. According to the reports of Politico news, Guilfoyle, a top Trump campaign official, had traveled to Mount Rushmore to attend President Donald Trump’s address, however, she was neither in contact with him and nor she traveled on Air Force One (Air Force aircraft carrying the President). Also Read - COVID Vaccine Update: US Seals 1.5 Billion Dollar Deal With Moderna For 100 Million Vaccine Doses
“After testing positive, Kimberly was immediately isolated to limit any exposure. She’s doing well, and will be retested to ensure the diagnosis is correct since she’s asymptomatic, but as a precaution will cancel all upcoming events”, Sergio Gor, chief of staff for the Trump Victory Finance Committee, said in a statement. Also Read - Children 'Essentially Immune' From COVID-19: US President Donald Trump in His Latest Claim
If reports are to be believed, Guilfoyle and Trump Jr. were spotted without a mask at a crowded party in the Hamptons, last weekend. Also Read - Donald Trump Briefly Leaves Press Briefing After Shooting Outside White House
Guilfoyle did not showed coronavirus symptoms prior to the rally. She is the latest person close to the President to test positive for the highly contagious disease.
Fortunately, Donald Trump Jr was tested negative, but as a precaution he has cancelled all his public events.
(With agency inputs)