The party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel revealed that Health Minister Jens Young participated in a dinner with many people one day before announcing his infection with the new Corona virus in October 2020.
This came, according to the office of the minister belonging to the party of Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Christian Democrats, in Parliament, on Saturday.
The office indicated that the Minister of Health attended this dinner according to his schedule from eight o’clock until nine o’clock in the evening.
The next morning, the minister participated in a cabinet session in Berlin, before his ministry announced that he had been infected.
The German magazine “Spiegel” reported that young men participated in a dinner with about 12 businessmen in the city of Leipzig on the twentieth of last October.
The magazine stated that the minister had indicated in the morning, during statements to Channel Two of the German TV (ZDF), that the main points of infection are parties and mixing, whether on a personal level or on occasions.
The German Health Minister’s office responded, saying: “The rules that were in effect at the time according to the decree of the state of Saxony (where Leipzig is located) were complied with to protect against Corona, according to the confirmation of the host.”
He added that all the participants in the dinner contacted the relevant health office after announcing the positive streak of young men as people who were in contact.
The office continued that, according to what is known so far, all of these people entered stone directly, and that the host announced that the results of their swabs were negative.
It is worth noting that the German Minister of Health announced later that it was not clear where he was infected.