Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne and the first son of the Queen has tested positive to the Coronavirus, that’s trembling the world with no cure or vaccine in the offing. The official statement from the Clarence house confirmed the 71-year-old was showing mild symptoms before tested.
“The Prince of Wales has tested positive for Coronavirus. He has been displaying mild symptoms but otherwise remains in good health and has been working from home throughout the last few days as usual,” read the statement.
Coincidentally, The Prince was seen being extremely cautious about the pandemic by avoiding handshakes last week and has also trended on social media for choosing the Indian method of greeting.
His wife, the Duchess of Cornwall was also tested but is virus free. The Clarence House added that the Prince and Duchess are in self isolation at their home in Scotland.
“It is not possible to ascertain from whom the prince caught the virus owing to the high number of engagements he carried out in his public role during recent weeks.”, the statement further added.
Reinstalling confidence in Britains and thousands of royal fans, the Buckingham Palace stated that the Queen is in good health and there was no contact between Prince and her in the last few days.
“Her Majesty the queen remains in good health. The queen last saw the Prince of Wales briefly after the investiture on the morning of 12th March and is following all the appropriate advice with regard to her welfare.”, said the palace.