The writer, journalist, and researcher Beatriz Gutiérrez Müller assured in her Twitter account that "There is already light at the end of the tunnel", regarding the health crisis caused by COVID-19 in Mexico It has infected 45,032 people. Since the start of the epidemic, the country has suffered 4,767 deaths.
Gutiérrez Müller also stated that, for the Valley of Mexico, these days are the most difficult. "The important thing, now, is redouble efforts to protect ourselves and others, ”he said in his publication this Saturday, May 16.
The also wife of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, asked the population to stay home to reduce the spread and spread of coronavirus. In addition, he announced that during the conference at 7:00 p.m. this Saturday, Hugo López-Gatell, undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, will give information about the "new normal".
Gutiérrez Müller was born in Mexico City in 1969 and married López Obrador in 2006. The following year Jesús Ernesto was born, his only son with the President. She is a doctor of literary theory by the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana and, currently, National researcher of the National Council of Science and Technology (Conacyt).
It is the first time in the history of Mexico that the president's wife has a doctorate. Also, after the presidential elections rejected the role of first lady. “We have to start thinking and acting differently; let's put an end to the idea of the first lady because in Mexico we don't want there to be first or second class womenHe assured during an López Obrador electoral act in May 2018.
"The DIF, that noble area of government, will go to the health sector and I assure you that whoever runs it will be a person of great capacity, ”he said, adding that would not be honorary president of DIF or any other federal, state, or municipal public institution.
On the other hand, José Luis Alomía, general director of Epidemiology, stated that the epidemic curve in the country as of May 15 maintains an upward trend when confirmed cases are combined with suspected cases. Further, 52% of suspected cases nationwide are from Mexico City and the State of Mexico.
By federal entity, the majority of registered cases are concentrated in Mexico City with 12,456, the State of Mexico with 7,570, and Baja California with 3,040. In the distribution of the epidemic active, from May 2 to 15, confirmed cases in Mexico City is 2,574, the State of Mexico with 1,303, and Tabasco with 599.
The graph of deaths accumulated by date of occurrence indicates that 462 suspected deaths are included. The three entities with the highest record of accumulated deaths are Mexico City, Baja California, and the State of Mexico.
During the morning conference this Thursday, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said that this week "the most difficult days" are expected to be lived in relation to the pandemic caused by COVID-19.
The president stressed that economic revival will begin with the so-called "Municipalities of Hope", What are they the localities in which no cases of contagion by COVID-19 have been registered and which will have a review made by a specialized health fence to review the evolution of the return to activities.
At first, economic activities and schools will return, the latter being the ones that will face the biggest restriction to restart activities.
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