Mexico’s President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has announced that he has tested positive for Coronavirus and his symptoms are mild and he is currently undergoing treatment.
The South American country’s President who has been criticized for his handling of his country’s pandemic and for not setting an example of prevention in public, tweeted;
“I regret to inform you that I am infected with COVID-19.
“The symptoms are mild but I am already under medical treatment. As always, I am optimistic. We will all move forward.”
“I will be conducting all public affairs from the National Palace. For example, tomorrow I will take a call from President Vladimir Putin, because irrespective of friendly relationships, there is a possibility that they will send us the Sputnik V vaccine.”
Obrador also disclosed that Secretary of Interior, Dr. Olga Sanchez Cordero will represent him at the daily morning briefings.