Totò Cuffaro, the former president of the Sicily Region hospitalized in Palermo for Covid

The former president of the Sicilian Region Totò Cuffaro it was brought from 118 to Emergency room ofBrain hospital, Covid reference center a Palermo. Positive result in the past few days, his condition in the last hours were get worse. One was found in the hospital pneumonia and the former president was hospitalized.

It was Cuffaro himself who communicated the positivity to SARS-CoV-2: “Dear friends, I am sorry to tell you that I am currently forced to stay at home, due to the feared Covid which has also affected me and my wife. My conditions are almost good and I wanted to reassure all the friends who contact me every day to ask me how I’m doing. Covid is an evil that insinuates itself in a way silentso please do caution and avoid neglecting the imposed precautionary rules, ”he wrote on Facebook.

The two-time governor of the Sicily – definitively sentenced to 7 years for aggravated aiding and abetting a Cosa Nostra – was released from prison in December 2015, after nearly four years of detention. Born in Raffadari, Cuffaro has 62 years old and for 7 he was president of the Region. Last October he announced that he wanted to return to politics to revive the Christian Democracy.

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