Donald Trump, America’s 45th President, and his wife Melania Trump will today start quarantine after the former announced that they have tested positive for COVID-19, NDTV reports.
Donald Trump using his official Twitter handle shared the news and said:
Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!,
Trumps’ physician, Sean Conley addressed the press and said President Trump and his wife were well:
President Trump is “well” and will continue to perform his duties “without disruption” while quarantining along with the first lady, after both tested positive for the coronavirus,
They “are both well at this time and they plan to remain home at the White House during their convalesence,”
Melania also confirmed the news previously shared by Donald Trump and said:
As too many Americans have done this year, @potus & I are quarantining at home after testing positive for COVID-19. We are feeling good & I have postponed all upcoming engagements. Please be sure you are staying safe & we will all get through this together.
The Trumps are some of the 31+ Million people who have tested positive for COVID-19. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson also tested positive for COVID-19 and at one point was admitted in the intensive care due to the virus.