Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, 71, has tested positive for COVID19 after displaying mild symptoms.
The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus.
Clarence House, his official royal residence, said in a statement Wednesday and added that hethe prince is in good health and has been working from home.
The Prince of Wales is self-isolating at a royal estate in Scotland along with his wife Camilla, 72 who has tested negative for the virus.
Britain's 93-year-old monarch canceled a number of events "as a sensible precaution" due to the outbreak but as late as last week she was still holding "audiences" with members of the public.
Buckingham Palace confirmed that Queen Elizabeth II, Charles mother last came into contact with Prince Charles on March 12.
It was not clear if the British monarch was tested for the virus but the medical researchers said in a statement that "Her Majesty The Queen remains in good health".
The Queen last saw the Prince of Wales briefly after the investiture on the morning of the 12th March and is following all the appropriate advice with regard to her welfare.