British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a video message has revealed of going into isolation as was examined constructive for the coronavirus after he developed delicate signs of the illness.

The Johnson’s video message said, “I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we fight this virus.”

In accordance with a Downing Road spokesman, Johnson, 55, skilled delicate signs on Thursday – a day after he answered on the prime minister’s weekly question-and-answer session within the chamber of the Home of Commons.

“The prime minister was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty,” he added.

The spokesman additional said, “The test was carried out in No 10 by National Health Service staff and the result of the test was positive.”

The British prime minister will stay in cost whereas in isolation at No 10, Downing Road, his official residence and the headquarters of the British authorities.

There are greater than 11,600 confirmed coronavirus instances within the UK. Greater than 570 folks have died from the illness.

Earlier this week, the Prince of Wales, the primary in line to the British throne, had examined constructive for the virus. He stays in good well being, in keeping with studies.