Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has tested positive for coronavirus.
Buckingham Palace made the announcement on Sunday disclosing that the 95-year-old monarch is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms. “She will continue to receive medical attention and will follow all appropriate guidelines,” the palace said
The Queen, who is celebrating her 70th year on the throne, is expected to continue light duties at Windsor over the coming week, the palace added.
The Queen had received her first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine in January 2021.
Her son Prince Charles tested positive for Covid-19 for a second time 10 days ago while his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, confirmed she too had the virus on Monday.
The Queen’s diagnosis comes days after she completed her first in-person engagement since returning to Windsor.
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