The Prime Minister of Ireland, Leo Varadkar in the epidemic of the coronavirus has restored the license of the practitioner and will work one shift per week to help combat the spread of coronavirus. Reported by Irish radio station RTE.
The representative of the Prime Minister confirmed this information. “Many of his family and friends work in health care. He wanted to help even a small part,” said the office of the Prime Minister.
Leo Varadkar comes from a medical family, in the years 2014-2016 was Minister of health of Ireland. Varadkar himself, his father, one of the sisters, as well as the current partner – the doctors, mother and second sister – nurses. Medical practice Varadkar stopped in 2011, when he went into politics, in 2013, his license was revoked.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 5, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.22 million, of which nearly 253 thousand recovered, more than 66 thousand died.
In Ireland confirmed more than 4.6 thousand cases COVID-19, 137 people died, recovered 25.