After it was discovered that he has a respiratory infection, Pete Doherty was advised to stop Libertines gig in Bristol and take immediate treatment. Now The Libertines frontman remains under close observation of the doctors.

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The band was in the middle of their “Guddy Up A Ding-Dong Tour. But they want to reschedule it due to the sudden health concerns of Pete Doherty. They shared a post on social media and shared this bad news.

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The band statement stated, “A doctor has been called to assess Peter’s condition tonight after he developed a high fever and shortness of breath,” the post began. “Thankfully, he has tested negative for COVID-19, but has been diagnosed with a respiratory infection which requires immediate treatment.”

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It also added, “Unfortunately, he has been advised not to perform tonight under any circumstances, which was not a decision taken lightly, and he remains under close observation with the doctor.”

The Libertines wrote, “Further updates tomorrow afternoon with regard to the weekends shows.”