Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has assured this Thursday that he will only show the tests that were carried out to determine if he had Covid-19, which was initially negative when ultimately required by the judiciary Access to them.
“If we ultimately lose, I will show them without any problems,” said Bolsonaro, as reported by the Estadao newspaper, which, along with the Congress of Deputies, made these requests due to the high number of pre-judicial infections of some government officials after they returned from an official visit to the United States in March.
The last person on Bolsonaro’s team that tested positive was his spokesman, General Otávio Rego Barros, who thus joins more than twenty ministers and senior officials, including the Presidency’s Institutional Security Director, Augusto Heleno or that of Mines and Energy , Bento Albuquerque after returning from his trip to Washington.
In its most recent record, the Department of Health has confirmed 610 new deaths from Covid-19, for a total of 9,146. while infections have increased to 135,106 since the last 9,888.
Meanwhile, outside the gates of Alvorada Palace, Bolsonaro jokingly said that he will commit a crime on Saturday as he plans to hold a 30-person grill at home, where there will be a soccer game, but no alcohol, because ” the first lady would get everyone up and running. “