Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has been reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.
Although the president revealed that he feels ‘perfectly well’ and has only mild symptoms.
The president speaking earlier today in a TV interview said the fever he had been experiencing had gone down and that he felt “very well”.
‘I’m well, normal. I even want to take a walk around here, but I can’t due to medical recommendations,’ Bolsonaro told a group of journalists on Tuesday, July 7 – insisting he had only mild symptoms.
‘I can’t get very close,’ he said in comments recorded by Foco do Brasil. ‘I came from the hospital. I underwent a lung scan. The lung’s clean.’
This is the president fourth coronavirus test, having tested negative three times in March after meeting with US president Donald Trump in Florida.