Yaakov Aryeh Alter, who heads the Hassidic community to which Litzman belongs, will also have to enter isolation. Coronavirus LIVE updates: 854 fatalities on … Health Minister Yaakov Litzman has recovered from the coronavirus and will return to a full work routine tomorrow. Following Litzman's diagnosis with the coronavirus, Mossad Chief Yossi Cohen and the head of the National Security Council, Meir Ben Shabbat, will be required to enter isolation in accordance with Health Ministry guidelines. Health Minister Yaakov Litzman and his wife Chava have tested positive for the coronavirus, his office announced after midnight Wednesday, saying they were both in good condition. Faced with accusations and critically panned for his mismanagements, Litzman who has contracted the virus due to negligence prepares himself for the dark days ahead. Just as the death toll in Israel borders on two hundred, Health Minister Yaakov Litzman announced his plans for resignation in response to the heavy criticism from various outlets. Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman and his wife are in isolation after testing positive for the coronavirus, Israel’s health ministry confirmed Thursday.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech alongside Health Minister Yaakov Litzman (C) during a visit to the coronavirus outbreak unit at the Ministry of Health, Kiryat Malakhi, March 1, 2020. This remark was made by Health Minister Yaakov Litzman last week, after Yaniv Kalif of the Hebrew-language news website Hamal asked him whether Israelis will be forced to remain under lockdown until the holiday, which begins April 8. PM Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yaakov Litzman pictured on March 1 (Image: REUTERS) Read More Related Articles. (April 2, 2020 / Israel Hayom) Israeli Health Minister Yaakov Litzman and his wife, Chava, have been diagnosed with coronavirus and will go into quarantine, the country’s Health Ministry confirmed on Thursday.. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been informed that Litzman tested positive.

Litzman received the results of a second test which came back negative Monday.

Photo by GIL COHEN-MAGEN/AFP via Getty Images. Litzman’s ignorant answer was not met with uproar.