Young climate activist Greta Thunberg said that she has self isolated and has warned young people to take the coronavirus outbreak seriously
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg said that it is extremely likely that she has COVID-19 virus. In an Instagram post, she said that she had self isolated after she and her father returned from a trip around central Europe about two weeks ago.
Days later, she said that the duo began to feel ill, and she complained of feeling tired with shivers, sore throat and cough. She added that she had not been tested for the virus, in line with the policy in Sweden, and has now recovered.
Issues urgent warning:
Greta Thunberg issued an urgent warning to other young people to take the virus seriously even if they are showing only some symptoms.
She also said that those who do not belong to a risk group also have responsibility, our actions can be the difference between life and death for many others.
Greta Thunberg's solo protest outside the Swedish parliament kickstarted the global youth campaign.
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