Polish President Andrzej Duda (Photo: Reuters)
WARSAW: Polish President Andrzej Duda has contracted Covid-19 but his condition is normal.
Duda, 48, was tested on Friday and found to be positive, but it is not clear when he contracted the virus.
He joins a handful of world leaders who have been ill with Covid-19, among them US President Donald Trump and UK PM Boris Johnson.
Poland faces a surge in the coronavirus pandemic, with a daily record of more than 13,600 new cases on Friday.
The country has now entered a nationwide “red zone” lockdown that includes the partial closure of primary schools and restaurants.
(With inputs from Agencies)