UK junior health minister tests positive for coronavirus

British Conservative MP Nadine Dorries speaks in Parliament in London, Britain, April 3, 2019. (Reuters)

Nadine Dorries, a junior health minister in the UK, has been diagnosed with coronavirus after falling ill on Friday, the Times of London reported on Tuesday.

Dorries, who is now in isolation and recovering, met hundreds of people in Parliament in the past week and attended a reception with Prime Minster Boris Johnson, the Times said.

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