When exactly William was infected is unclear. The Sun newspaper, which broke the story, said he took a seven-day break from calling and video messaging April 9-16.
The newspaper added that William, also known as the Duke of Cambridge, recently told an “observer” at an event that he had not made his diagnosis public because “important things were going on and I didn’t want to worry”.
The Press Association reported that Kensington Palace, Williams residence and office, did not comment on the matter when contacted on Sunday, but also did not oppose the report. CNN has also approached Kensington Palace for comment but has not yet received a response.
In March, Williams’ father, Prince Charles, tested positive himself and had to go into isolation
. The 71 year old later said
He was fortunate enough to have only mild symptoms, adding that he “got away with it very easily”.
Charles urged the world to listen to scientists and act to protect the environment in order to avoid further pandemics in the future.
“We should have treated the planet like it was a patient a long time ago. Therefore, no self-respecting doctor would have ever allowed the situation, if the planet is a patient, to reach this stage before intervening,” said he.
“The more we erode the natural world, the more we destroy the so-called biodiversity – that is the immense diversity of life, plant life, tree life, everything else, marine life – the more we expose ourselves to this kind of danger. We had those other disasters with SARS and Ebola and god knows what else, all of these things are related to biodiversity loss. “
Prime Minister Boris Johnson was also not the only people at the forefront of British politics affected by the virus infected even in April
, finally hospitalized and placed on oxygen
. Johnson later said
that “arrangements” were made for his death while he was being treated and thanked doctors and nurses for saving his life.
The UK is one of the hardest hit countries in Europe with more than a million coronavirus cases. to Johns Hopkins University
. On Saturday, Johnson said England would Enter a second national block
In the coming days, the National Statistics Office estimated that 1 in 100 people in England will now have Covid-19.
Of the total of 1.034 million cases in the UK, the vast majority, around 880,000, are in England
, the most populous country in the Union. The other two countries that make up mainland Britain, Wales and Scotland, both have their own health policies.
Around the time his neighbor enters Lockdown, Wales, with around 51,000 cases
will be most of the way through a two-week “Firebreak” ban
to prevent the situation there from getting worse. Meanwhile, Scotland, which currently has around 1,000 cases a day, advised residents
against traveling to England and considering additional restrictions should the domestic outbreak worsen.
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