Washington: US President Donald Trump said earlier on Friday that he and first lady Melania had tested positive for the coronavirus.
“Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!,” Trump tweeted.
The White House cancelled a campaign rally for his important swing state plan in Florida on Friday.
32 days before the election against Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on November 3, the polls lag behind the world. It is also certain that Trump will have to cancel other series scheduled for this weekend and next week. travel.
Trump’s official physician, Sean Conley, said in a statement that the president and his wife “are both well at this time and they plan to remain home at the White House during their convalescence.”
Conley said: “I expect the president to continue carrying out his duties without disruption while recovering.”