On Wednesday, the first lady, Melania Trump, confirmed that initially the 14 years old Barron Trump had tested negative, but when tested again, he was found positive.
In a statement, Melania Trump said that two weeks ago she and the President were diagnosed with coronavirus and later the nation’s Commander-in-Chief also was tested positive. She was worried about her son for the Covid-19 virus that has taken over the world.
This made her wonder about her son, naturally like any other parents. But luckily he was tested negative. This was ok for today, but she was worried about what will happen tomorrow?
She wanted to test again, and the motherly fears came true when Barron Trump was tested positive yesterday. She said that luckily he is a strong boy and has no symptoms. She also said that she was glad to get this time to bond again with family, spend time together for the last two week.
The first lady’s chief of staff and spokeswoman had said in an interview when Donald Trump and FLOTUS had tested positive that precautions have been taken to keep Barron safe and healthy.
President Trump told the reporters on Wednesday before departing for the Des Moines rally that Barron was doing fine. The President who got discharged from the Walter Reed National Medical Centre on Monday, four days post he and the first lady tested positive for coronavirus.
There was a memo released by the White House physician Sean Conley that the President was tested negative for consecutive days post which he was discharged from the hospital and on Wednesday, Melania Trump was also tested again, and the result was negative.
Almost 20 people, including many top administration officials, have been tested positive since the President was tested positive.