Sven Gatz (Open Vld) also tests positive: after the Walloon government, also the Brussels government in quarantine | Inland | News

Belga, Photonews Brussels Minister Sven Gatz (Open Vld) and Walloon Minister Valérie De Bue (MR).

The Brussels Minister of Finance Sven Gatz (Open Vld) has also tested positive for the corona virus. The other members of the Brussels government are being tested and are quarantined pending the results. Previously, the ministers of the Walloon government were also quarantined after Minister Valérie De Bue (MR) had tested positive for the new corona virus.

“The minister is showing mild symptoms of the virus and will be quarantined for two weeks as required. He will continue to work digitally and remotely ”, says Gatz spokeswoman Eva Vanhengel. The cabinet employees with whom the Minister has been in close contact for more than fifteen minutes will all undergo testing and will also be quarantined.

Last Thursday, the Brussels government met for its weekly cabinet meeting. During this meeting, the proposed security measures were observed. As a precaution, the members of the Brussels government will have themselves tested. In anticipation of the result, they cancel their official activities and work digitally and remotely.


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