The Italian minister for sustainable development has tested positive to the deadly coronavirus. This was confirmed in a statement by the president of Lombardy, Attilio Fontana and the councilor for welfare, Giulio Gallera.
In his statement he said Alessandro Mattinzoli, “has a high fever but otherwise is fine”: the president of Lombardy Attilio Fontana said in Centocittà on Rai Radio 1, that ‘he hopes that it will soon be lowered and he is doing therapy, “he added.
The councilor for welfare Giulio Gallera also revealed that the entire 17-member in the Lombardy regional government would undergo testing for the novel coronavirus. “As foreseen for the operators of the essential public utility services, the whole council will undergo the assessment tests.”