The Chihuahua Health Secretariat regrets the lack of honesty in the Miss Mexico pageant
After what 15 title contenders and Miss Mexico staff have tested positive for Covid-19, The Minister of Health of the State of Chihuahua I judged him The outbreak of the disease in the competition.
“The Minister of Health of the State of Chihuahua I regret the lack of honesty and transparency of the organizing committee of the Miss Mexico contest People who were close to the runners or collaborators are encouraged to be aware of their onset of symptoms and to remain in isolation for 14 days.”
The agency confirmed that it had conducted an epidemiological investigation and put in place preventive measures and assistance for medical care.
He added that it was an anonymous call that denounced it 11 Members of Miss Mexico developed symptoms.
When personnel from the State Committee for the Prevention of Health Hazards came forward and did rapid tests, they were negative; However, they applied PCR tests Among the 32 candidates and employees.
It was Friday, July 2, one day after the final match that Michoacan Carolina Vidales was the winner, that Luis Jiménez Corzo, Commercial Director of The competition, confirmed positive case: Isella Serrano case, Miss Chihuahua.
But what was reported contradicted what the source said, who stated that the organizers were aware that representatives of Zacatecas, Yucatan, Nuevo Leon and Mexico City, among other countries, had symptoms since June 25.
On Sunday, July 4, the results of 43 laboratory tests were delivered, 16 of which were positive.