Opera singer Placido Domingo announces he has coronavirus

File picture of opera singer Placido Domingo performing. (AP)

Spanish opera singer Placido Domingo says he has become infected with the coronavirus.

The 79-year-old Domingo said in a post on his personal Facebook account Sunday that “I feel it is my moral duty to announce to you that I have tested positive.”

The tenor says he and his family are in self-isolation and that he is feeling well despite having fever and a cough.

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Last Update: Sunday, 22 March 2020 KSA 21:24 - GMT 18:24