SAJID Javid has tested positive for coronavirus.
The Health Secretary said he had returned a positive lateral flow test for the bug - but his symptoms are "mild" and he has been double-vaccinated.
In a video message posted to his Twitter, Mr Javid said: "This morning I tested positive for Covid.
"I’m waiting for my PCR result, but thankfully I have had my jabs and symptoms are mild.
"Please make sure you come forward for your vaccine if you haven’t already."
He added that he had returned the positive result after taking a lateral flow test, which he took after feeling a "bit groggy".
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