TDN World Desk: Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel has gone into self-quarantine after she being tested positive for Coronavirus.

The doctor who administered a vaccine to her has been tested for coronavirus. Narkel was informed about is shortly after she held a press conference announcing new measures to curb the infectious virus.

People in Germany were directed to keep 1.5 metre or about 5 feet distance from each other.

Germany has been one of the mostly affected countries after China, Italy, USA and Spain. As of Monday, 24,873 people have contacted coronavirus and 94 deaths reported across the country.