“Stay at home” is one of the most famous phrases of the Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo Lopez-Gatell Ramirez, but he does not always lead by example, since this Thursday he left trip to Huatulco and the mask inside the plane.
According to the journalist Salvador Garcia Soto, the undersecretary and czar of the pandemic of covid-19 left this Thursday from the International Airport of the Mexico City heading to Huatulco, in the state of Oaxaca.
García Soto reported that the undersecretary traveled on flight 392 and in the photograph he published you can see López-Gatell boarding the plane, relaxed, wearing a cap and light jacket, but with the mask under the chin while making a phone call.
From this Thursday until Monday, January 4, the evening conferences on the advancement of the pandemic of covid-19 in the country, because they are festive dates for New Years. In this Wednesday he was not present López-Gatell, so it was headed by Ruy López Ridaura, director general of the National Center for Disease Control and Preventive Programs (Dinner).
The situation in the country is complex due to spike in infections that has the Valley of Mexico, where hospital occupancy is greater than 90%. Until Wednesday night, one million 413 thousand 395 confirmed cases and 124 thousand 897 were reported deaths from covid-19.