CoronaVirus Spares No One! Canadian Prime Minister's Wife Sophie Trudeau Tests Positive for the Threat
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife Sophie Trudeau tested positive for Coronavirus, as they are both going to be kept in quarantine for 14 days .
CoronaVirus has the world in its hands right now, with the number of COVID-19 cases at over 125,000, spread across 127 countries till now and over 4,600 deaths. The global pandemic has affected the international travel, postponing the games of some of the biggest sports leagues, and deflating economies of several countries.
Everyone has been on their feet since the worldwide outbreak.
The virus has not left even the prominent of people, politicians, actors, footballers, and so on. The well-known actor Tom Hanks and his wife were recently diagnosed positive with CoronaVirus. Latest news is currently emerging on the Internet that the English football club Arsenal's manager Mikel Arteta, too, was found to be contaminated with the disease.
Just a little while back, the wife, Sophie Trudeau, of the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, was also discovered to be infected with the COVID-19 pathogen. Prime Minister Trudeau posted a tweet sharing the results of his wife's COVID-19 test, which turned out to be positive.
Prime Minister's wife, Sophie, began showing some symptoms of mild cold after attending a speaking event in the United Kingdom. She is set to remain in quarantine for a period of 14 days.
Even though the Prime Minister has not shown any symptoms of the virus, he will also be in self-isolation for 14 days. He won't be neglecting his duties, however, and will be working from home. Officials are also identifying the people that had engaged with his wife and are taking special precautions so that the disease does not spread beyond the presently affected ones.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will also be in self-isolation for 14 days for extra precautions.
Source: The Straits Times
As Justin Trudeau is in perfect health with zero symptoms, individuals who met him are not at risk of being the victim of the virus, according to a recent notice by his office. "For the same reason (no signs of any symptoms), doctors say there is no risk to those who have been in contact with him recently," his office said.
Canada also belongs to the list of the countries in which the pandemic has spread. There are 147 confirmed cases of coronavirus, including one death so far.