The former Finnish president, Martti Ahtisaari, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

President Martti Ahtisaari. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today

According to the president’s office, the infection was confirmed on Monday, March 23, and when considering the circumstances, President Ahtisaari is feeling well.

On Saturday evening, the president’s office confirmed that his spouse, Eeva Ahtisaari, had been infected with the coronavirus.