Health Minister faints during coronavirus debate

Health Minister faints during coronavirus debate

Health Minister Bruno Bruins from the Netherlands fainted during a coronavirus debate in parliament. 

Health Minister Faints
Twitter/ Floor Bremer

The outbreak of the coronavirus (Covid-19) is taking its toll on the whole world - and governments and health sectors are working overtime to reduce the spread of the virus. 

According to reports, the Netherlands is currently battling more than 2,000 cases of the Covid-19.

Health Minister Bruno Bruins reached the breaking point and collapsed during a meeting of the Dutch parliament.

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According to reports, Bruins has faced intense questioning over his party’s handling of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has killed almost 60 people in the Netherlands to date. 

A video was shared on social media of the minister fainting during a parliament debate over the virus. 

Colleagues helped him to his feet and gave him a glass of water.


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