MEXICO CITY – Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said on Sunday that he had tested positive for Covid-19 and that the symptoms were mild.
The Mexican president, who has been criticized for his handling of his country’s pandemic, said on his official Twitter account that he was receiving medical treatment.
“I’m sorry to inform you that I am infected with COVID-19,” he tweeted. “The symptoms are mild, but I am already receiving medical treatment. As always, I am optimistic. We will all go forward. “