Ex.Saúde, Presidente, Governo
The new health minister, Nelson Teich, noted that data are still lacking on COVID-19, its evolution, and treatments.
Bolsonaro reiterated that “strict” lockdown may cause irreversible problems to the economy.
The president said that, over the last 40 days, after hearing doctors, researchers, and heads of state, he has been talking about the possibility of treating COVID-19 since the early stages of the disease.
The president said that measures to protect the population are being implemented in a coordinated, rational, and responsible manner
The president questioned protocols adopted by health authorities, saying they should not always be observed.