The wife of the Prime Minister of Canada, Sophie Grégoir Trudeau, has contracted the virus.
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Justin Trudeau's wife has tested positive for coronavirus, the office of the Prime Minister announced on Thursday.
“She is feeling well, is taking all the recommended precautions and her symptoms remain mild,” the statement said.
The whole family including the children of the Trudeaus have been self isolated at their home in Ottawa. They have been tested and are awaiting results.
Prime Minister Trudeau will be working from home for the next 14 days. He has been taking conference calls with various world leaders including Trump.
Trudeau shows no symptoms of the virus but is taking all the necessary precautions to prevent him from getting it on the advice of his physicians.