Czech President Milos Zeman has been despatched to hospital after testing optimistic for Covid-19. The take a look at got here hours after he was discharged from a healthcare facility, the place he spent some six weeks as a result of an undisclosed prognosis. </p><div><p>The hospitalization of the 77-year-old official was introduced by the Czech presidency late on Thursday. Zeman was taken to the Central Army Hospital (UVN) after testing optimistic for the coronavirus on the presidential retreat at Lany, outdoors of the nation’s capital metropolis of Prague.</p><div class="read-more"> <a category="read-more__link" href="https://www.rt.com/information/539452-zeman-czech-hospital-government/" goal="_blank" rel="noopener"> <image> <!--[if IE 9]> <video type="show: none;"><![endif]--> <supply media="(-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2) and (min-resolution: 120dpi)" data-srcset=" https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 560w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 640w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/thumbnail/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 920w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/m/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 1080w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/l/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 1536w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/article/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 1960w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxl/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 2480w " srcset="knowledge:picture/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAABAAAAAJCAQAAACRI2S5AAAAEElEQVR42mNkIAAYRxWAAQAG9gAKqv6+AwAAAABJRU5ErkJggg=="> <supply data-srcset=" https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 280w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 320w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/thumbnail/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 460w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/m/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 540w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/l/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 768w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/article/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 980w, https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxl/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG 1240w " srcset="knowledge:picture/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAABAAAAAJCAQAAACRI2S5AAAAEElEQVR42mNkIAAYRxWAAQAG9gAKqv6+AwAAAABJRU5ErkJggg=="> <!--[if IE 9]></video><![endif]--> <img alt="Czech president says he’s match to serve for two extra years after month-long ICU keep" src="knowledge:picture/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAABAAAAAJCAQAAACRI2S5AAAAEElEQVR42mNkIAAYRxWAAQAG9gAKqv6+AwAAAABJRU5ErkJggg==" data-sizes="auto" data-src="https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG" class="read-more__cover lazyload"/> </supply></supply></image> <!-- noscript sample --> <noscript> <img src="https://cdni.rt.com/information/2021.11/xxs/6185230d2030275d7861387f.JPG" alt="Czech president says he’s match to serve for two extra years after month-long ICU keep"/> </noscript> </a>
“The president’s program will probably be suspended pending the remedy of Covid-19,” Zeman’s workplace mentioned in an announcement.
Zeman was discharged from the UVN earlier within the day, having spent round six weeks there. The president was initially hospitalized on October 10 and positioned in an intensive care unit, the place he remained throughout most of his stint on the facility.
Whereas no prognosis has been formally confirmed, native media reported that Zeman’s extended keep on the UVN was as a result of a liver situation. The presidency supplied little clarification on the problem, saying solely that he was handled for a persistent sickness.
Concerning his optimistic take a look at for Covid-19, the president has reportedly proven no signs of the illness. Based on native media, he had beforehand been vaccinated towards the virus no less than thrice.
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