Two members belonging to the house security guards of Kataeb leader Samy Gemayel have tested positive for coronavirus, said a statement issued by the party’s media council.
One of the members got the infection from his sister who works as a nurse at Rafik Hariri Hospital and transmitted the disease to his partner, the statement added.
Both of the guards are now in quarantine.
Measures were immediately taken to prevent the spread of the virus among other guard members who all took the test and came up negative.
The party’s media council confirmed that the kataeb leader and his family are fine and now working from home.