Queen Elizabeth II of England, 95 years old, has tested positive for Covid-19 after undergoing a test, as confirmed by Buckingham Palace this Sunday, February 20th. She notes that the monarch, who has just celebrated 70 years on the throne, has mild symptoms and hopes to continue her lighter duties over the next week.
“The Queen has today tested positive for COVID“, confirms Buckinham Palace.
“Her Majesty is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms but expects to continue light duties at Windsor over the coming week“, she added.
“She will continue to receive medical attention and will follow all appropriate guidelines” she added.
— Agence France-Presse (@AFPespanol) February 20, 2022
It is not the only positive case in the English royal family. The heir to the throne, Carlos, had to cancel his presence at an event celebrating the 70th anniversary of his mother’s reign after contracting Covid-19 earlier this month, the second time since the pandemic began.
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In fact, the English media have already warned that the prince met with Elizabeth II two days before testing positive. The monarch would have the complete vaccination schedule.