Charles, Prince of Wales, who is the heir apparent to the British throne as the eldest son of Elizabeth II, has tested positive for coronavirus, Clarence House announced on Wednesday.
A spokesman disclosed that the Prince is exhibiting mild symptoms “but otherwise remains in good health” he added that his wife, Camilla was also tested but came back negative.
The spokesperson also stated that both Charles and Camilla are now self-isolating at Scotland.
A Clarence House statement read: “In accordance with government and medical advice, the prince and the duchess are now self-isolating at home in Scotland.
“The tests were carried out by the NHS in Aberdeenshire, where they met the criteria required for testing.
“It is not possible to ascertain from whom the prince caught the virus owing to the high number of engagements he carried out in his public role during recent weeks.”
Duke of Cornwall last met the Queen of England on 12 March.
Reports suggests that the Queen is in good health and “is following all the appropriate advice with regard to her welfare”.