Canada’s first lady Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau has been affected by Corona and this was officially confirmed on 12th March. She stated that: “First I’d like to say a big thank you to all of you who have reached out to me asking how I’m doing,” she said in a statement. “Although I’m experiencing uncomfortable symptoms of the virus, I will be back on my feet soon.” She added, “Being in quarantine at home is nothing compared to other Canadian families who might be going through this and for those facing more serious health concerns.”
Further Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has also decided to restrict himself post the spread of Corona worldwide. Sophie started having “mild signs” of the disease on Wednesday post her visit from the U.K as per the statement from the Prime Minister’s office.
Though the results are yet to be revealed the power couples are self-restricting by being inside their home until everything is alright. But fortunately the prime minister has not shown any signs of the deadly disease. Besides, there are reports of about 137 people affected by COVID-19 in the country including one death. On the whole, there are about 133,039 people affected worldwide by the virus.
Despite Doctors stating that Justin can carry on with his routine duties, he has opted to work from home “out of an abundance of caution.” Both the prime minister and his wife is said to have symptoms of flu and mild fever when they were back from London. However, Sophie’s signs of the virus have been subsiding as per reports.
Besides them, the other person affected is the New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh.
Jagmeet has stated that though his symptoms are not constant he is advised by doctors to “limit contact with the public until he feels better.” Adding to this he said that: “All of us come into contact with many people who may be vulnerable to illness – we have to make sure we are taking measures to limit the chance that we infect them. Looking forward to being back at work and feeling better soon.”