Prince Joachim of Belgium, who currently ranks 10th on the Belgian throne, got COVID-19 after attending a party in Spain on May 26.
This information was said by a spokesman for the Royal Palace of Belgium on May 30. Accordingly, Prince Joachim to the city of Cordoba (Spain) from 24-5 to attend the conference and party with many characters on 26-5 here.
El Pais newspaper said Prince Joachim, who currently ranks 10th on the Belgian throne, attended the party with 27 others but did not reveal his identity.
This party violated the isolation rules against COVID-19 in Cordoba, the maximum number of people allowed to gather at once was 15.
Spanish police said they had opened an investigation into the incident. Those who violate the rules may face fines of $ 500 – $ 12,000.
Rafaela Valenzuela, regional special envoy of the Spanish Government in Cordoba, said during a press conference on May 30 that all party attendees are currently in quarantine.
“The gathering of parties now is an irresponsible act, especially involving high-ranking government and royal figures. It could cause an outbreak of disease that makes it difficult to control. tougher, “said Rafaela Valenzuela.
The Spanish government is currently easing quarantine regulations, but many people default to “loosening” as “removing” and gathering despite the risk of infection.