In a shocking update, Nadine Dorries, the Health Minister of UK has been tested positive for coronavirus. Confirming the news, she said, “As soon as I was informed I took all the advised precautions and have been self-isolating at home. Public Health England has started detailed contact tracing and the department and my parliamentary office are closely following their advice.”
It is reported that she attended a reception with Prime Minister Boris Johnson the day before she fell ill. She even met hundreds of people during several meetings in Parliament.
After prayers for her started to pour in, she took to Twitter and wrote, “Thanks for so many good wishes. It’s been pretty rubbish but I hope I’m over the worst of it now. More worried about my 84 yo mum who is staying with me and began with the cough today. She is being tested tomorrow. Keep safe and keep washing those hands, everyone.”
There have been a total of 373 positive cases of Coronavirus reported till date claiming the lives of 6 people so far.