The Minister of Education, Jean-Franకోois Roberz, announced on Thursday that he had been tested positive for COVID-19 and would be kept in solitary confinement until December 25.
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“Public Health is recommending that I be kept in solitary confinement until December 25 after receiving a positive result regarding COVID-19, and I will definitely do that. I must indicate that I have been placed in Administrative Segregation since Monday, December 13th. My family is fine, ”he said on Twitter.
If he is diagnosed with Kovid-19 only on Wednesday, it indicates that he was placed in voluntary isolation on Monday after his office was examined.
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Therefore, he was not personally present at the cabinet meeting in Quebec on Wednesday.
At the moment, he is doing well and he did not expect to be relieved of some of his chores, even mentioning his office.
The news came amid an increase in COVID-19 cases amid the emergence of the highly circulating variant Omicron.