LONDON: A spokesperson from the royal family has confirmed that the Prince of Wales (71) indeed tested positive for having Coronavirus, whose outbreak has created havoc all around the world. The spokesperson also mentioned that the Prince is only showcasing mild symptoms "but otherwise remains in good health."
His wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla (72) also got tested for the virus but the results came out negative, meaning she doesn't have the virus.
As reported by Clarence House, the royal couple is practising self-quarantine in Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire located in Scotland. The official also added that the prince has been working from home since the past few days.
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He have mild symptoms but he remains in good health and has been self-isolating in Scotland.
An official statement mentioned, "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 officials from the Clarence House also revealed, "The tests were carried out by the NHS in Aberdeenshire where they met the criteria required for testing."