The wife of the President of France Brigitte Macron went to self-isolation due to contact with a person who was subsequently diagnosed with coronavirus.
Reported by Le Figaro.
“Brigitte Macron was in contact with a person on October 15 who tested positive for Covid-19 on October 19 and had symptoms of the disease. In accordance with the recommendations of the health authorities, she will observe a seven-day isolation period,” the Elysee Palace said.
It is noted that the 67-year-old wife of the French leader has no symptoms of coronavirus.
France has re-introduced a four-week state of emergency. From midnight Saturday, curfews will be in effect in and around Paris, as well as in eight other metropolitan areas.
In addition to Paris and the Paris region, the new restrictions include Grenoble, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Montpellier, Rouen, Saint-Etienne and Toulouse.