In Belarus confirmed that the coronavirus fell ill hockey team of the President of the country Alexander Lukashenko. The President himself, his son and the ill Dmitry Meleshko team recently participated in an Amateur tournament.
However, representatives of the President argue that Meleshko got sick a week after the tournament and the meeting with Lukashenka, so the head of state is not in danger.
Press Secretary Natalia eysmont told about the plans of Lukashenko in connection with the fact of illness of his teammate:
“The President has not been, and will not go into isolation, udalenku and so on. The health of the President? Do not wait! Any additional measures for the players of the President’s team were not made and would be made”.
Earlier, Lukashenko claimed that no one in the country specifically died from the coronavirus, and also refused to impose a quarantine, therefore, the same football championship is held according to the schedule.