Fact-checked by: Chequeado

2020/07/24 | Argentina

FALSE: A viral video where an interview from the Tierra Pura portal is disseminated to the doctor Mariana Colombres Garmendia, who denounces the overregistration of the numbers of people infected and killed by the COVID-19 disease in Argentina, and says that the Buenos Aires government pays the doctors or institutions for doing so for the alleged purpose of extending the quarantine

Explanation: A video circulates through networks where an interview is broadcast to the doctor Mariana Colombres Garmendia, who denounces the overregistration of cases by COVID-19, and says that the Buenos Aires government pays doctors or institutions for doing so. This is false: patients are admitted as suspicious cases when they have symptoms compatible with coronavirus, but they are not registered as a confirmed case if they do not have a positive PCR test -according to the protocol of the Ministry of Health-.

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