Kyiv: Foreign minister of Belgium Sophie Wilmès tested positive for Covid-19, as she stated via Twitter.
She mentioned that, most probably, got it from any family member, bearing in mind all measures followed by her outside the home.
It was reported previously that Belgium decided to toughen quarantine regulations in order to halt rise of Covid-19 infection rate. From October 19, citizens will be allowed to have only one contact outside their own residence. The government recommended to work in distance regime if that was possible.
As for yesterday, Belgium fixed more than 10 thousand new Covid-19 cases. In total, more than 202 thousand people were infected in the country during the pandemic.