Climate activist, Greta Thunberg, 17, and her dad Svante are self-isolating after showing coronavirus symptoms

33


Climate activist, Greta Thunberg, 17, and her dad Svante are self-isolating after showing coronavirus symptoms

Greta Thunberg has revealed she has self-isolated after showing coronavirus symptoms.

 

The teenage climate activist from Sweden believes she may have been infected along with her dad, actor Svante Thunberg, who is also showing symptoms for the disease. 

 

The pair were travelling across central Europe before lockdowns were imposed by many countries in a bid to halt the spread of the virus

 

In an Instagram post, the 17-year-old wrote: “The last two weeks I’ve stayed inside. When I returned from my trip around Central Europe I isolated myself (in a borrowed apartment away from my mother and sister) since the number of cases of COVID-19 (in Germany for instance) were similar to Italy in the beginning. 

 

Around ten days ago I started feeling some symptoms, exactly the same time as my father – who traveled with me from Brussels. I was feeling tired, had shivers, a sore throat and coughed. My dad experienced the same symptoms, but much more intense and with a…



Source: Linda Ikeji