The King has suspended all of his meetings and engagements after testing positive for Covid this Wednesday morning.

Zarzuela confirms that his state of health “is good” and that neither the Queen nor the Infanta Sofía have symptoms, so they will continue with their normal activities.

He has given a positive test after being diagnosed with mild symptoms over night, reports the Palace.

“Following the regulations established by the health authorities, His Majesty the King will remain in isolation for 7 days. Therefore, all official activities planned during that period are suspended forthwith. The general state of health of His Majesty the King is good, and he will maintain his institutional activities from the Residence.

Both Her Majesty the Queen and Her Royal Highness the Infanta Sofía have no symptoms and will be able to continue with their planned activities normally, according to the established regulations. Both will undergo the monitoring protocols provided for in these cases,” the statement said.