The Secretary of the Department of Health, Lorenzo González, appealed to the candidates of the main political parties in the country who have carried out caravans for the primaries on August 9.
In an interview with Radio Isla 1320 AM, the official recalled that there are no exceptions to the rule and that an executive order is in force that seeks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Images circulating on the social networks of various politicians show that there are people in the meetings that they do not wear masks and the required social distancing is not observed.
González cataloged these acts as “irresponsible.”
“We are all vulnerable, we can all become infected, we can all get sick and we can all die… That idea that only the vulnerable or those with chronic conditions or those over 65 years of age die, and it has evidently been proven that this is not the absolute form, "he stressed.
Today, the Dep The Health Department reported that the confirmed cases amounted to 2,811 and the probable cases to 7,199. Meanwhile, the death toll remains at 167.