Fact-checked by: Maldita.es

2020/03/26 | Spain

False: A letter supposedly written by Bill Gates where he says that the coronavirus is the corrector of humanity.

Explanation: In the letter, supposedly written by Bill Gates, he says the coronavirus has a "spiritual purpose", that it is "the great corrector" and that "it is here to teach us some lessons that it seems we have forgotten." There is no evidence that Bill Gates is the author of this letter; he has not said anything similar in the latest public statements and the people who claim this provide no evidence of it.

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