Mayor of Rio de Janeiro received diagnosis of the disease in May 2020
The mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes, tested positive for the second time for Covid-19 this Thursday, 15. The head of the municipal executive was subjected to a rapid test for the disease after presenting mild symptoms of flu, such as sore throat. Now, according to the press office, Paes will continue to fulfill isocial only for the recommended period.
Confirmation of the mayor’s positive diagnosis may represent yet another case of reinfection by the coronavirus in Brazil. Eduardo Paes was diagnosed with Covid-19 in May 2020, having remained asymptomatic during the quarantine period. THE Young pan, the mayor’s advisory said that there is still no confirmation of new tests to certify reinfection or contagion due to new strain of the virus.