Minister for Health isolating due to 'mild' Covid symptoms

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Minister For Health Isolating Due To 'Mild' Covid Symptoms Minister For Health Isolating Due To 'Mild' Covid Symptoms
Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly, © PA Wire/PA Images
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The Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly is self-isolating after experiencing symptoms of Covid-19.

The Department of Health confirmed a press conference on Budget 2022's health allocation will be postponed until Thursday due to Mr Donnelly's absence.

A statement said the Minister "has experienced mild symptoms of Covid-19".

"As per public health advice, Minister Donnelly immediately self-isolated and arranged a test which has returned a not-detected result," the department added.

Mr Donnelly will continue to work from home until the symptoms subside in accordance with public health advice.

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