The wife of the President of Brazil Jaira Bolsonaro Michelle doctors discovered coronavirus. About it reports the local edition of UOL with reference to the administration of the President of the country.
The news came less than a week after Bolsonaro said he has recovered from COVID-19.
According to the presidential press service, the 38-year-old Michelle Bolsonaro “feels well and will comply with all established protocols.”
First lady treats the presidential medical team, the report said.
65-year-old Bolsonaro considered a threat COVID-19 exaggerated (he called the disease “Grippolom”) and argued against tough measures to contain the pandemic.
In June, a Federal judge Renato Borelli issued a decision which ordered the President to wear a mask while participating in public events.
On 6 July, the Brazilian President fell ill, the temperature rose to 38 °C. He said that even before receiving the test result started taking hydroxychloroquine. On the same day, testing confirmed that at Bolsonaro coronavirus. On July 25 he announced that he was cured.
Brazil, according to data from the world health organization, is in second place in the world for total number infected with coronavirus (over 2.6 million) and the number of deaths from infections (more than 91 thousand), trailing only the United States.