Spain's Deputy PM Carmen Calvo tests positive for coronavirus

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo has tested positive for coronavirus, the Spanish government said on Wednesday. Calvo tested positive for the virus in a test performed on Tuesday after previously testing negative, but one more test was performed because the last one proved inconclusive, the government said in a statement.

Reuters March 26, 2020 00:14:53 IST
Spain's Deputy PM Carmen Calvo tests positive for coronavirus

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MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo has tested positive for coronavirus , the Spanish government said on Wednesday.

Calvo tested positive for the virus in a test performed on Tuesday after previously testing negative, but one more test was performed because the last one proved inconclusive, the government said in a statement.

It added that Calvo, who was born in 1957, was doing well and receiving medical treatment.

(Reporting by Jessica Jones, editing by Isla Binnie)

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