Egbert Lachaert, President of the Open VLD and pre-trainer, tested positive for coronavirus
Open VLD president and pre-trainer Egbert Lachaert is in quarantine for two weeks, the party said in a statement on Tuesday.
Mr. Lachaert was tested on Tuesday and learned in the afternoon that the result was positive.
“The preformer will continue to follow the negotiations to form a federal government with his colleague preformer Conner Rousseau and this, by a video link,” said the press release.
Deputy Prime Minister Alexander De Croo will replace Mr Lachaert as party chairman.
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