TV reporter infected with coronavirus speaks out: ”I am deeply shocked”

A Danish TV reporter who contracted coronavirus has detailed what its like to suffer from as he fights the disease, as per reports.

Jakob Tage Ramlyng, employed by Danish television station TV2, had been on a skiing holiday in Chiesa, in the province of Sondrio in northern Italy. Reports from Denmark confirm he tested positive for coronavirus covid-19 upon returning home.

The reporter has now broken the silence on his reaction to hearing that he had been infected. It’s thought he is the first person in Denmark to contract coronavirus.

“Of course we are deeply alarmed that what we thought was highly unlikely has become our reality,” he wrote on Facebook, as per Danish station TV2.

“My wife and I got a shock last night at 2:15 a.m. when a doctor from Roskilde Hospital announced that I had tested positive for coronavirus as the first person in Denmark.”