Angela Merkel tests negative for coronavirus
German chancellor Angela Merkel has tested negative for coronavirus, state radio Deutschlandfunk said on Monday.
After a doctor who had previously treated her tested positive for the coronavirus, Merkel announced on Monday that she was going into self-isolation.
The coronavirus pandemic was confirmed to have been transmitted to Germany on January 27, when the first COVID-19 case was confirmed in Bavaria.
Public gatherings of more than two people have been banned in the country.
Germany has so far reported 27,546 cases, 115 deaths and 422 recoveries.