Mexico City. The Secretary of Tourism, Miguel Torruco Márquez, reported tonight that he was infected with Covid-19, so he will fulfill his responsibilities remotely.
Through a message on Twitter, the official said that despite preventive measures, healthy distance and care, he tested positive for the disease.
He commented that he will attend to the affairs of the Secretariat under his charge from his home. “Take good care of yourself, the vaccine will soon be ready to return to normal. Mexico will move forward, “he added.
I inform you that despite the preventive measures, healthy distance and care, I have tested positive for COVID. I will be attending my activities in a virtual way.
Take good care of yourselves, soon the vaccine will be ready to return to normality. Mexico will move forward.
– MiguelTorrucoMarqués (@TorrucoTurismo) November 14, 2020
Earlier, Miguel Torruco Garza, the official’s son, reported through a video on the same social network that he is an asymptomatic carrier of the disease.
In addition to Torruco Marqués, the secretary of Public Function, Irma Eréndira Sandoval; the head of Communications and Transportation, Jorge Arganis Díaz-Leal; the Secretary of the Treasury, Arturo Herrera Gutiérrez, among other officials have tested positive for Covid-19 in the previous months.