Keir Starmer is now self isolating as his child has tested positive for covid (Image: PA)

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Keir Starmer is now self-isolating as his child has tested positive for Coronavirus.

The Labour leader had just finished PMQs when he was notified.

Mr Starmer had been taking tests each day and even tested negative this morning.

A spokesman for the Labour leader said: "One of Keir’s children tested positive for Covid this lunchtime. In line with the rules, Keir and his family will now be self-isolating.

"Keir was already doing daily tests and tested negative this morning.

Now Keir Starmer and the Prime Minister Boris Johnson are currently self-isolating
(Image: PA)

"He will continue to take daily tests."

It comes days after Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak went into self-isolation, minutes after trying to dodge the measures.

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