IMM SözcüMurat Ongun announced that the corona virus test of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Ekrem İmamoğlu was positive.
The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality SözcüSü Murat Ongun “Our IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlu's Covid-19 test was positive. The health condition of our President, who started the treatment process in the hospital, is good. We present it to the public information ”.
It was learned that İmamoğlu's wife and children, who shared a video he took from the hospital room on his social media account, had the results tested today, and will be released tomorrow.
Ekrem İmamoğlu said in his statement:
“Dear citizens, of course, I am often actually a test person.
I even had a Kovid test on Wednesday, it was negative, but my fever rose at around 21.00:38 yesterday evening, and when I entered the hospital with a fever of XNUMX degrees, I spent the night in the hospital and got tested.
As of today, there has been a report that it is positive. I'm actually fine right now. My fever is not bad, the process continues.
There does not seem to be anything that we can interpret as negative in medical terms. I hope we will have our health with the best.
Of course, I want all our citizens to pay attention. In this process, we always make our announcements.
Let's reduce the contact as much as possible. Everyone must show sensitivity in this sense. This is my biggest wish.
I love you all. Do not worry that everything will continue to be beautiful in Istanbul. The process will continue.
Everyone is at the beginning of their duties, by Allah's leave. I love you very much, take care of yourself. "
EXPLANATION FROM THE HOSPITAL
In the statement made by the American Hospital, where İmamoğlu was treated, “Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mr. Ekrem İmamoğlu applied to the American Hospital with symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection on October 23, 2020 at 22:00. The COVID-19 test was found positive in the examination. He is in good health and is being treated in our hospital. " It was said. (Sözcü)