OREANDA-NEWS. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson reported that he was infected with a coronavirus.

“Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus,” the politician wrote on his Twitter page.

Johnson thanked all the doctors and volunteers, policemen, social workers, and all who are fighting with the epidemic. He called for compliance with the measures prescribed by medics. “So thank you to everybody who’s doing what I’m doing, working from home to stop the spread of the virus from household to household. That’s the way we’re going to win. We’re going to beat it and we’re going to beat it together,” the Prime Minister said.