REVEALED: The ‘disgraceful’ tweet despatched by a Labor well being minister to Donald and Melania Trump because the president is rushed to hospital with coronavirus
- US president Donald Trump and spouse Melania examined constructive for coronavirus
- QLD Well being Minister Steven Miles responded to Trump with a tasteless tweet
- Mr Miles urged Trump inject disinfectant after his COVID-19 analysis
- The president has been moved to a navy hospital for coronavirus therapy
An Australian well being minister has been slammed for taking a swipe at Donald and Melania Trump because the US president is rushed to hospital with COVID-19.
The president confirmed the couple examined constructive on Friday and Queensland Well being Minister Steven Miles despatched him a tweet referencing Trump’s earlier feedback about disinfectant serving to struggle the virus.
‘Have you ever thought of intravenous disinfectant?,’ Labor minister Mr Miles wrote on Twitter.
Earlier this yr Trump appeared to counsel injecting bleach or disinfectant may have an effect on preventing in opposition to coronavirus, for which he was broadly mocked.
Queensland Well being Minister Steven Miles was slammed over his vile tweet (pictured) directed at Donald Trump after the US president examined constructive for coronavirus
Mr Miles (pictured) made reference to Trump’s earlier feedback about injecting disinfectant to struggle in opposition to COVID-19. His suggestion was labelled ‘extraordinarily inappropriate’
The president was moved to Walter Reed Army Medical Middle on Saturday morning, Friday afternoon within the US, for COVID-19 therapy.
He’ll stay on the navy hospital in Maryland for a ‘few days’ the place the White Home mentioned he shall be working from the presidential suite whereas he undergoes exams.
Mr Miles’ followers condemned the Well being Minister for his ‘disgraceful’ tweet.
‘Extraordinarily inappropriate and clearly missing medical understanding,’ one person wrote.
‘I’m fully against Trump. However I might by no means poke enjoyable at anybody who has caught this illness.
‘You’re a well being minister and may understand how this impacts on these put up 70,’ one other commenter mentioned.
‘What an inappropriate publication from somebody in your position… Completely disgraceful. I belief these above you’ll rethink your position.’
Trump (pictured left) and his spouse Melania (proper) examined COVID-19 constructive on Friday
Trump pictured disembarking from the Marine One helicopter after arriving at Walter Reed Nationwide Army Medical Middle the place he shall be working ‘for the following few days’
Trump’s analysis got here simply days the primary presidential debate on Tuesday with Joe Biden, which was slammed as ‘outrageous’ and ‘a dumpster fireplace’ after the pair talked over each other.
Queensland has additionally introduced it is going to open its borders to all of New South Wales from November 1 – so long as the state continues to report zero ‘unlinked’ circumstances of group transmission.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk introduced on Friday she would think about enjoyable the cruel restrictions which have crippled Queensland’s tourism business.
However NSW should go 28 days with out group transmission of COVID-19 earlier than residents can vacation within the Sunshine State.
‘If they don’t have any group transmission for 28 days, we mentioned very clearly that on the finish of the month we evaluation the plans,’ Ms Palaszczuk mentioned.
Day by day Mail Australia has contacted Queensland Well being and Mr Miles for remark.
QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk introduced on Friday she would transfer to chill out her border restrictions subsequent month so long as New South Wales continues to report zero ‘unlinked’ circumstances of group transmission