Former candidate for the Presidency of the Republic, Ciro Gomes (PDT) informed this Tuesday (13.out.2020) that he was diagnosed with covid-19. The politician said he had mild symptoms of the disease on Saturday (9th October) and underwent tests that confirmed the disease.
In a note released on social networks, Ciro Gomes informed that he had been complying with all the protocols required by health authorities. According to the pediatrician, he will remain in isolation at home.
His partner, Giselle Bezerra, also underwent tests, but the result was negative. Despite this, she will remain in isolation.
Criticisms of Bolsonaro
Since the end of the elections, Ciro Gomes has become one of the most staunch critics of President Jair Bolsonaro. The politician, who was minister in the administrations of Fernando Henrique Cardoso and Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, has already said that the current head of the Executive “Leads a team of idiots”.