CNN’s Richard Quest tests positive for COVID-19
A presenter for CNN, US
Richard Quest, revealed that he has tested positive for COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
Quest, the host of CNN International’s Quest Means Business and economics reporter for the network, broke the news through his Twitter page on Monday evening.
He also disclosed that he has felt symptoms from the respiratory illness, although they have not been as severe as what others who have been infected have reported.
Quest also urged people to stay isolated to slow the virus’s spread.
“I have caught coronavirus. I am blessed in that I have few symptoms – just a cough. I am saving my prayers and thoughts for those less fortunate. Stay in. And protect lives,” he wrote, shortly after making an on-air announcement