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Bulgarian PM Boyko Borissov tests positive for COVID-19

He said that he has a 'general indisposition' and, following the recommendations of doctors, will remain at home for treatment.

Published: 25th October 2020 09:19 PM  |   Last Updated: 25th October 2020 10:34 PM   |  A+A-

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov (Photo | AFP)

By Associated Press

SOFIA: Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has tested positive for the new coronavirus as the number of infected with COVID-19 in the Balkan country has been on a steady rise in the two weeks.

Borissov made the disclosure in a Facebook message on Sunday.

“After two PCR tests, today I am positive for COVID-19,” Borissov wrote.

He said that he has a “general indisposition” and, following the recommendations of doctors, will remain at home for treatment.

The Balkan nation of 7 million people has recorded 37,562 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 1,084 deaths.



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