By Harriet Alexander For Dailymail.com
Published: 02:29 BST, 5 October 2020 | Updated: 02:29 BST, 5 October 2020
More than 200 people who attended Donald Trump's fundraiser at his New Jersey golf course have been told to quarantine, after the president was taken to hospital with COVID-19 following the event.
The president began suffering breathing difficulties 24 hours after the fundraiser and was given oxygen, before being taken to the Walter Reed hospital, where he remains.
The top tickets for Thursday afternoon's event cost $250,000 and included a roundtable discussion and a photo-op with the president.
Others paid tens of thousands of dollars to mingle for several hours with Trump and his team at the Bedminster golf course.
Donald Trump's Bedminster golf course on Thursday afternoon hosted a $5m fundraiser
Attendees paid up to $250,000 for their tickets to the New Jersey campaign event
Those who bought the top-tier tickets participated in a round table discussion wit Trump
The virus that has killed more than 16,000 residents in New Jersey, the second most in the country.
On Sunday evening the New Jersey