The 66-year-old Colombian Vice President Ramirez announced on the 23rd through her personal social media account that she herself was diagnosed positive during the routine test for Coronavirus virus the day before. She is currently not showing obvious symptoms and is in good health.
In accordance with the epidemic prevention requirements, Ramirez will suspend attending official activities and conduct self-isolation observation. She also called on Colombians to strengthen self-protection and raise awareness of epidemic prevention.
The Colombian Presidential Palace announced on the same day that President Duke’s latest test for the new coronavirus was negative.
Since the outbreak of Coronavirus pneumonia in Colombia in early March this year, many high-level government officials and parliamentarians have been diagnosed with Coronavirus. As of the 22nd local time, the data released by the Ministry of Health of Colombia showed that the total number of confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in the country exceeded 990,270, reaching 990,270, and 29,636 deaths.