Published Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:04PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, March 12, 2020 11:26PM EDT
“She is feeling well, is taking all the recommended precautions and her symptoms remain mild,” the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau “is in good health with no symptoms,” the PMO said, adding that he will follow the advice of doctors and stay in isolation for 14 days. He will not be tested because he has no symptoms.
“Although I'm experiencing uncomfortable symptoms of the virus, I will be back on my feet soon,” she said in a statement.
“Being in quarantine at home is nothing compared to other Canadian families who might be going through this and for those facing more serious health concerns.”
The PMO announcement capped a day where provincial governments advised against international travel and Ontario announced plans to close its schools for two weeks because of COVID-19.
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