Duchess Camilla Tests Positive for COVID-19 After Prince Charles


Duchess Camilla has examined constructive for COVID-19 shortly after her husband, Prince Charles, contracted the virus.

Clarence House confirmed the 74-year-old royal’s prognosis on Monday, February 14, per NBC News. “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating. We continue to follow government guidelines,” the assertion learn.

Both Camilla and the Prince of Wales, 73, have been totally vaccinated towards the coronavirus. On Thursday, February 10, an announcement from the palace introduced that Charles was taking further precautions after testing constructive for a second time. (He beforehand battled the sickness in March 2020.)

“HRH is deeply disappointed not to be able to attend today’s events in Winchester and will look to reschedule his visit as soon as possible,” Clarence House famous final week, including that the longer term king was “self-isolating.”

Prince Charles and Camilla Duchess of Cornwall

Charles was at Windsor Castle along with his mom, Queen Elizabeth II, two days earlier than it was confirmed that he had COVID-19. The 95-year-old monarch was “being monitored” following her son’s prognosis however had not proven any signs, a supply instructed Us Weekly.

Earlier this month, the queen marked a report 70 years on the throne throughout her Platinum Jubilee. As the royal household celebrated, Elizabeth introduced in an announcement that Camilla could be given the title of Queen Consort when Charles takes over as sovereign.

“When, in the fullness of time, my son Charles becomes King, I know you will give him and his wife Camilla the same support that you have given me,” the royal matriarch famous on February 5. “And it is my sincere wish that, when that time comes, Camilla will be known as Queen Consort as she continues her own loyal service.”

At the time, the couple thanked Elizabeth for her “devotion” to the Commonwealth, noting in an announcement of their very own: “We are deeply conscious of the honor represented by my mother’s wish. As we have sought together to serve and support Her Majesty and the people of our communities, my darling wife has been my own steadfast support throughout.”

Camilla later instructed reporters at a royal engagement in London on Thursday that she was “very, very honored” and “very touched” by the queen’s gesture.

The queen’s relationship along with her daughter-in-law has considerably improved through the years since Charles and Camilla tied the knot in 2005 after a “challenging” begin, a supply later instructed Us. “Through her dedication and loyalty to The Firm, she has more than proved to her that she has what it takes,” the insider famous.

Throughout the pandemic, the Duchess of Cornwall has confirmed herself to be a worthy successor. “She really upped her game and willingly took a hands-on approach with additional duties,” the supply continued.

Charles, for his half, is “over the moon” that his spouse has acquired his mom’s seal of approval. “It’s a dream come true,” a separate supply famous.

The prince was beforehand married to the late Princess Diana, with whom he shared sons Prince William and Prince Harry. The exes finalized their divorce in 1996, one year earlier than the Princess of Wales died in a Paris automobile crash.

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