US President Donald Trump has arrived at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland for treatment after being diagnosed with COVID-19, a move the White House said would last for a “few days” and was taken “out of an abundance of caution”, The Wall street Journal informs.
Trump will work in a special suite at the hospital for the next few days as a precautionary measure, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said.
She said he remains "in good spirits, has mild symptoms, and has been working throughout the day" and added: "Out of an abundance of caution, and at the recommendation of his physician and medical experts, the president will be working from the presidential offices at Walter Reed for the next few days."
Earlier, White House physician Sean Conley said the president was tired and First Lady Melania Trump, who also tested positive for Covid-19, was suffering from mild coughs and headaches.
As we reported, US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania have become infected with the coronavirus.
"Tonight Melania and I tested positive for Covid-19. We will immediately begin the quarantine and recovery process. We will overcome this together," the president wrote on his twitter page.