the president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, has again tested positive for the coronavirus.
It tells the president himself to CNN Brazil on Wednesday. Bolsonaro says further, that he will take a new test again in a few days.
This writes the news agency Reuters.
After barely a week in quarantine as a result of a positive coronatest said Jair Bolsonaro on Monday that he would take a new test, when he 'can't stand' to be isolated.
- I will wait with longing (of the result of the test), because I can't stand to be at home. It is terrible, " said Bolsonaro in an interview with CNN Brazil from the presidential Palácio da Alvorada in the capital Brasília.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, has the right-wing president rejected the seriousness of the coronavirusset and criticised the restrictions, governors in several brazilian federal states have put in place to limit the spread of infection.
In the interview with CNN, Brazil on Monday told Bolsonaro, that he has it good and neither has a fever or difficulty breathing. He has also not lost his sense of taste, which is one of the most common symptoms of Covid-19.
- I do not know whether the new test will confirm the virus, but if everything is fine, I will return to work. But it is clear that if the opposite is the case, then I will wait a few more days, said the 65-year-old president of CNN Brazil according to the AFP news agency.
He added that he hopes that he can be back to speed within a week.
- But everything else is fine. We are constantly working via video conferencing, and we do our best, that the tasks should not pile up.
After the UNITED states, Brazil is the worst hit country in the world with 74.133 coronarelaterede deaths and over 1.9 million confirmed smittetilfælde.
It shows figures from the Johns Hopkins University late Wednesday night local time.
Jair Bolsonaro stated in a tv interview Tuesday, 7. July, he tested positive for corona virus after being tested the day before.