Boris Johnson taken to hospital with persistent symptoms of Covid-19

Boris Johnson taken to hospital with persistent symptoms of Covid-19

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who had earlier tested positive for coronavirus, has been admitted to hospital for tests. Boris Johnson had tested positive 10 days ago and he still continues to have coronavirus symptoms. Johnson, aged 55, "continues to have persistent symptoms of coronavirus", a Downing Street spokesperson said on Sunday. His hospitalisation was described as a "precautionary step" taken on the advice of his doctor. US President Donald Trump wished for his speedy recovery. Trump said at the White House briefing that he was hopeful and sure that Johnson would recover soon.