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COVID-19 cases in PNP now at 281 with 4 more infected cops

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 02:43 PM May 26, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The coronavirus disease cases in the Philippine National Police (PNP) have reached 281 after four more police personnel were diagnosed with COVID-19.

“Health Service Director, Police Brigadier General Herminio Tadeo Jr announces another four (4) more police personnel infected with COVID-19, bringing the total cases to 281 as of today, May 26,” PNP spokesman Brig. Gen. Bernard Banac said in a statement on Tuesday.

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Banac said the PNP Health Service documented 117 recovered police officers while COVID-19 fatalities among the police force remained at four.

The PNP Health Service also recorded 739 police personnel who are listed as probable while 594 are considered as suspected cases.

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Banac said symptomatic to mild cases of COVID-19 in the police force are being treated at PNP’s quarantine facilities namely Kiangan Billetin Center, Taekwondo Quarantine Facility and Gymnasium Quarantine Facility.

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