Corona virus was detected in the Brazilian Minister of Communications Fabio Wajngarten, who met with US President Donald Trump last week. On the other hand, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was followed up with the virus concern.
Fabio Wajngarten , Brazilian Communications Minister , took part in the delegation of President Jair Bolsonaro on his visit to Florida on March 7 and had dinner and photographed at Mar-A-Lago with US President Donald Trump. As a result of the tests, Corona virus was detected in Wajngarten .
It was announced that the news published in the newspaper Estado de S. Paulo were confirmed by Brazilian presidential sources . In the Presidency statement, it was stated that all necessary measures were taken to protect the entire team traveling to the USA with the President. After the diagnosis was made to Wajngarten , it was announced that President Bolsonaro is under observation .
Trump wasn't worried
Brazil was the first Latin American country to have an epidemic of Corona virus at the end of February . Argentina was followed by Argentina, Ecuador, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Paraguay. The Brazilian Ministry of Health asked for an additional $ 2.1 billion to tackle the Corona virus epidemic, and said it predicted that 2,000 intensive care units would be needed in the coming weeks. The total number of confirmed cases in Brazil is currently 71 .
On the other hand, Donald Trump, who was informed about the situation of Wajngarten during his meeting with the Irish Prime Minister, said, " Let me say this: I'm not worried. " It was also learned that Brazilian officials shared the positive Corona virus test at the minister with American officials .
According to the Folha de S Paulo newspaper, it was revealed by Wajngarten's wife in a WhatsApp group where Fabio Wajngarten's test results were positive, with parents at his daughter's school. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro canceled his visit to the state of Rio Grande do Norte, and " health safety reasons " were shown as the reason for the cancellation .
"They are now talking about my health as if the rotten media told me about my religion, my family, and my company. Now I'm fine ," Wajngartena said, striking the media on Wednesday .