Prince Charles Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Tarrah Gibbons
March 25, 2020 - 8:10 am

Prince Charles has tested positive for coronavirus, but is in “good health.”

The 71-year-old heir to the British throne is self-isolating with “mild symptoms,” Page Six reported.

His Clarence House office announced that the Prince of Wales’ wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, has tested negative for COVID-19.

A spokesperson confirmed Prince Charles’ diagnosis in a statement that read, “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.”

The statement also confirmed that the Prince and the Duchess are now self-isolating at home in Scotland. Clarence House officials added that they are unsure how the royal contracted the virus.

As for his mother Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles last saw his mother on March 12.

Buckingham Palace says, “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.”

Prince Charles is the father to Prince William and Prince Harry.

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