Mandetta to Remain Health Minister, But Says His Desk Drawers Were Being Emptied

The "stay" announcement was made at a press conference,in which he stated that "doctors do not abandon patients" and that he will continue working with "science, focus and planning".

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta said last night that he will remain in office after his afternoon meeting with President Jair Bolsonaro. He attended a meeting with all the other government Ministers and was left out of the daily conference in which his portfolio reports on the progress of the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?