UK health minister Nadine Dorries diagnosed with coronavirus - South Asia Time

UK health minister Nadine Dorries diagnosed with coronavirus

 March 11, 2020  

London: British junior health minister Nadine Dorries has been diagnosed with coronavirus after falling ill on Friday, UK time.

Dorries, who is now in isolation and recovering, met hundreds of people in Parliament in the past week.

She also attended a reception with Prime Minster Boris Johnson, the Times of Londonsaid.

“Public Health England has started detailed contact tracing and the department and my parliamentary office are closely following their advice,” Dorries was quoted in The Independent.

“I would like to thank PHE and the wonderful NHS staff who have provided me with advice and support.”

Reuters