The French Prime Minister Jean Castex, Positive in Covid

The French Prime Minister Jean Castex has given positive for Covid-19, reported the executive, according to which he was already in isolation because one of his

The French Prime Minister Jean Castex, Positive in Covid

The French Prime Minister Jean Castex has given positive for Covid-19, reported the executive, according to which he was already in isolation because one of his daughters, 11, had been infected.

Castex, 56, had been made a PCR after having been considered a contact case.

The positive of Castex has caused his Belgian counterpart, Alexander de Croo had to be quarantined, because both had gathered yesterday in Brussels. Four other Belgian ministers who were also at the meeting have been placed predimentally in quarantine.

The Castex Agenda "will be reorganized so that it can continue its activities despite being in isolation" the next 10 days.

The prime minister has mild symptoms, according to his closest environment, who mentioned that Castex had "cough". On Monday he had learned the positive of his daughter of him of 11 years. In France, children under 12 are not yet vaccinating

Castex, who had not met with Emmanuel Macron since last Wednesday, received the second dose of Astrazeneca on June 19 and and was going to put on the dose of "reinforcement" on December 19. He had never put positive until now.

According to the latest figures from the health authorities, in the last hours, 5,266 cases have been recorded in France, up to a total of 7.42 million accumulated since the beginning of the pandemic, while the number of deaths rises to 118,540, of them 97 On the last day.

Since the beginning of the vaccination campaign, in December 2020, 51.7 million people have already received at least one dose, a figure equivalent to 76.7% of the total population, and 50.6 million, 75, 1%, already have the full guideline.

Updated Date: 25 November 2021, 11:20

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