Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has been hospitalised with an intestinal blockage
The president posted a photo from his hospital bed on Twitter, saying doctors had inserted a nasogastric tube and were evaluating potential surgery.
Doctors said on Monday that his condition was improving
Mr Bolsonaro, 66, has been admitted to hospital several times since being stabbed in the abdomen during his 2018 presidential campaign
The far-right president, who took office in 2019, plans to run for re-election in a vote scheduled to take place in October. His popularity has plummeted in recent months, amid his government’s widely criticised response to the pandemic and the country’s economic downturn.