Paris announced on Monday evening that French Prime Minister Jean Castix had contracted Covid-19, and therefore “his schedule has been adjusted for the next few days. in so that it can continue its activities in quarantine “during the next ten days.
For its part, the French government presidency told AFP that the prime minister was informed on Monday afternoon that the test showed that one of his daughters had contracted Covid-19, so “he immediately rushed to undergo a test of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and the result was positive “.
On Monday morning, Castix visited Brussels, where he met his Belgian counterpart, Alexandre de Croo, who in He later announced that he would require a quarantine, similar to what four of his ministers would also do.
The 56-year-old French prime minister received two doses of coronavirus vaccines in spring and in he had previously had contact with people infected with Covid-19 three times without being infected.
French President Emmanuel Macron contracted Covid-19 in December 2020 and numerous French ministers have been infected with the virus, such as Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire and Culture Minister Roslyn Bachelot.
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