Joe Biden flew in with a crew member, and his campaign later claimed to have tested positive for COVID-19.
His team confirmed that the Democratic presidential candidate was not in close contact with that person and did not need to isolate himself for this reason.
In a statement posted on Twitter, Biden said: “During our contact tracing, we found out this afternoon that a member of the company chartering my plane also tested positive for Covid.”
He said the crew member was more than 50 feet away and both were wearing masks.
Biden added that the negative was tested Covid-19 Wednesday night.
At least three people have been tested positive for the corona virus in connection with the Democratic presidential campaign, former Vice President Nominee Kamala Harris to suspend personal events Until Monday.
The campaign announced two positive cases on Thursday morning – Miss Harris ‘communications director Liz Allen and an unnamed crew member on one of Miss Harris’ recent campaign trips.
The third case was discovered as part of contact detection efforts from the first two cases.
The Democratic campaign’s response to the positive tests swiped at opponent Donald Trump, saying “those who know you are the complete opposite.”
The U.S. president tested positive for the corona virus two weeks ago and was hospitalized.
But since then, he has claimed to be “immune” from the corona virus “Protective Shine” After the White House medical staff clarified everything.
He has rallied in North Carolina and Iowa and is back on the campaign trail.
Trump has repeatedly ridiculed Mr Biden for his cautious response to the epidemic, and the president has beaten him for wearing a mask during the debate.