The Metropolitan of Morphou Neophytos tested positive for covid-19. The Metropolitan had symptoms of the disease in the previous days and yesterday he underwent a coronavirus test, which showed a positive result.
In an announcement, the Metropolis of Morphou confirmed the fact and stated that the symptoms he has are mild so far and his state of health is good.
According to the announcement, the Metropolitan is receiving medication from doctors whom he trusts and will remain in his cell until August 28, 2021.
The Metropolis clarifies that throughout his staying at his cell, the Metropolitan will not receive visits and will not answer phone calls.
In fact, the Diocese emphasizes that the Metropolitan of Morphou is not vaccinated against Covid-19 and does not intend to be vaccinated.