President of the United States, Donald Trump, was flown by an helicopter to hospital on Friday evening, October 2, amid reports he is “struggling to breath” after he was infected with Coronavirus.
Trump, who along with wife Melania had tested positive for the deadly virus were flown to Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre in Bethesda, Maryland.
According to source who told CNN, the president had a fever and was “struggling to breathe”.
The White House physician said Mr president was “fatigued but in good spirits” and “doing very well”.
Dr Sean Conley said the US president was “not requiring any supplemental oxygen” and that his medical team had “elected to initiate Remdesivir therapy”.
On Friday evening he walked unaided from the White House to a waiting helicopter before being flown to the hospital.
The president has been given an experimental treatment of synthetic antibodies for Covid-19, his doctor said.
Shortly after he was flown to the hospital, Trump tweeted a short clips.
In the video, the president who looked rather strong gave gratitude to everybody for the support and noted that he and the first are doing very well.
Watch the video below:
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 2, 2020