PRAGUE: An unnamed employees member of the Czech Olympic workforce examined optimistic for Covid-19 after touchdown in Tokyo, the Czech Olympic Committee mentioned in an announcement on Saturday.
“Sadly, regardless of all measures we couldn’t keep away from this case,” mentioned Martin Doktor, the Czech Olympic workforce head.
“All the opposite members of the workforce have examined damaging and all athletes are OK within the Olympic Village,” added the two-time Olympic champion in canoe dash from Atlanta 1996.
The employees member had a optimistic antigen take a look at on the airport and the an infection was confirmed by a subsequent PCR evaluation.
The person who has no signs of the illness is at present in isolation, similar to a number of different workforce members recognized as his shut contacts from the airplane.
Organisers mentioned that they had registered the primary Covid-19 case within the Olympic Village earlier on Saturday, six days earlier than the opening ceremony.