Spanish Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo has been tested positive for the novel coronavirus, a statement from the government said.
Earlier this week, Calvo was hospitalized over a respiratory infection. On Tuesday, she was tested for COVID-19 and the test has come back positive.
Calvo has been receiving medical treatment and is doing well, the statement added.
As of 25 March, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Spain has exceeded 33,000, with 2,182 deaths, according to the WHO.