Bolsonaro acknowledges having symptoms of coronavirusChristian Fernsby ▼ | July 7, 2020
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro Tuesday personally announced that he had tested positive for coronavirus.
President Jair Bolsonaro
The CNN Brasil television station assured that the president confirmed that he has a fever of 38 degrees Celsius and a blood oxygenation rate of 96 percent.
He announced that he is taking hydroxychloroquine.
"It began with some indisposition on Sunday and worsened on Monday, with fatigue, fever, and muscle pain," Bolsonaro explained.
Bolsonaro also informed the station that an MRI of his lungs was done at the Hospital of the Armed Forces, in Brasilia, and this examination did not identify any problems. ■