Ever since the coronavirus emerged first in December 2019 in China’s Hubei province, over 137,702 COVID-19 cases have been reported across the world. Around 116 countries have been affected by the pandemic and over 5,080 lives have been lost. Meanwhile, China has witnessed the maximum number of coronavirus casualties.
Likewise, many of the prominent personalities across the world have been diagnosed with the coronavirus. The latest of them being Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, the wife of Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Sophie has been tested positive for the coronavirus. Also, Justin Trudeau has put himself in self-isolation.
- Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi have been tested positive for the pandemic. As coronavirus has affected some of the football players, the Premier League had stated that all the matches would be played in closed doors with no spectators. In fact, Premier League said in a statement that Premier League, FA Cup, English Football League have collectively agreed to postpone the professional game in England.
- Cristiano Ronaldo in the isolation as his Juventus teammate Daniele Rugani was tested positive for the coronavirus.
- Spain Equality Minister Irene Montero has been tested positive for coronavirus Therefore, taking precautionary measures, Spain authorities have carried coronavirus tests on the entire cabinet and the royal family.
- Australian fast bowler Kane Richardson, who was speculated to be diagnosed by the disease, was tested negative.
- The Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson have been confirmed of being diagnosed by the COVID 19 in Australia.
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- Australian Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton was tested positive for the pandemic.
- UK health minister Nadine Dorries has been tested positive for the Coronavirus.
- Meanwhile, the United Nations reported its first coronavirus case. A Philippine diplomat in New York has been tested positive for the coronavirus.
- Iran’s senior vice president Eshaq Jahangiri was diagnosed with coronavirus.