Queen Elizabeth II will miss all digital engagements on Tuesday due to delicate signs from the coronavirus, Buckingham Palace stated on Tuesday.
“As Her Majesty remains to be experiencing delicate coldlike signs she has determined to not undertake her deliberate digital engagements right now, however will proceed with gentle duties,” the palace stated in an announcement. “Additional engagements over the approaching week will likely be determined upon nearer the time.”
The 95-year-old monarch tested positive for the coronavirus on Sunday. She had met this month along with her elder son and inheritor, Prince Charles, who was later reported to be reinfected with the coronavirus and went into isolation.
In a earlier assertion printed on Sunday, the palace didn’t handle whether or not Charles was the supply of the an infection. However officers have pointed to a current outbreak of instances at Windsor Fortress, suggesting she may have been contaminated by others within the royal household. The palace had beforehand stated that the queen was “experiencing delicate coldlike signs,” and that she would “proceed gentle duties” over the approaching week.
Buckingham Palace has labored to guard the queen from publicity to the virus. She retreated to Windsor Fortress in early 2020 along with her husband, Prince Philip, and lived in digital quarantine for greater than a 12 months.
Elizabeth acquired a dose of a coronavirus vaccine in January 2021 at Windsor Fortress, together with Philip. The palace has not confirmed any subsequent vaccine doses. Charles has stated that he’s absolutely vaccinated and boosted.
The queen’s sickness comes as Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to lift coronavirus restrictions in England.