Bolsonaro advocates hydroxychloroquine use during ceremony for low-income housing project

He also said he listened to people with scientific knowledge who recommended the drug for the treatment of Covid-19.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro once again advocated the use of hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of Covid-19. On Friday afternoon, June 11, during a key delivery ceremony of 434 low-income houses to families in the municipality of São Mateus (ES), Bolsonaro said he chose to take to the streets since the beginning of the pandemic rather than "staying at the Alvorada Palace" and that when he contracted the disease he took the drug.

"Since the beginning of the pandemic I have been among you, in Brasilia's poorest communities. Criticized for this, I could have . . .

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