As every government is coping to deal with the pandemic that has harshly affected the world in many aspects, there are a few important people in power and who are popular, affected with the novel coronavirus. Let’s see which are the top 5 celebrity COVID cases in the world.
Global events travel for business, even hanging out with friends, is banned in almost the entire world. Important events around the globe like the Olympics 2020, The Met Gala, Cannes Film Festival among others have been officially postponed.
COVID19 is the hot-topic wherever you go these days with 184 countries affected and more than 15 lac people affected. Countries have started to practice quarantine and lockdowns are all over the world. So much so, the business epicenter of USA calculated the most amount of cases recorded, a whopping 1.59 lakh cases.
The Royal family has targeted this virus, infecting the heir, Prince Charles of Wales. He was reported to be COVID positive on 25th March. At the age of 71, the Prince when tested positive. He was reportedly showing mild symptoms, according to a spokesperson from the royal residence. He reportedly is in self-isolation to prevent further spreading the virus to his family and delegates. His wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall has been tested negative.
The United Kingdom’s Prime Minister aged 55, was the next in line to test positive for the coronavirus. Two days after the Prince’s, his test announced positive on 27th March. He also has been under self-isolation after showing symptoms. When the symptoms worsened, he was shifted to the critical care unit on April 6th. While he’s still in charge, he has temporarily delegated Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to lead the chair in his absence.
Other government officials around the world affected by the virus are – Britain’s Health Secretary Matthew Hancock, Monaco’s Prince Albert II, Australia’s Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton, Iran’s Vice President Massoumeh Ebtekar, Spain’s Deputy Prime Minister Pablo Iglesias, etc.
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
This popular Hollywood couple announced being COVID positive on March 11th. Although they are practicing social distancing, they also stay close with their fans. Through their social media by updating what they are doing in their quarantine, they connect with their followers.
The actor who gained popularity with his role of Tormund in Game of Thrones, Kristofer Hivju, announced that he tested positive for coronavirus on 17th March. He and his family have been reportedly in self-isolation at their home in Norway.
Alecia Beth Moore aka PINK, the popular singer from Hollywood tested positive with coronavirus. She announced it through her Twitter handle. Soon after the test results were out, she is in quarantine with her son. She has also decided to donate one million dollars to aid people in need during this pandemic.
Some other showbiz stars who have been reported fighting the illness are Brooke Baldwin and Chris Cuomo the CNN Anchors, Daniel Dae Kim South Korean-American actor, Idris Elba the British actor, Olga Kurylenko the French actor, etc.
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