Manila opens drive-thru COVID-19 testing center | Inquirer News

Manila opens drive-thru COVID-19 testing center

/ 04:15 AM July 18, 2020

To boost testing for the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Manila city government opened its drive-through testing center on Monday in front of the Andres Bonifacio Monument, just a few steps from the city hall.

Manila residents and non-residents, in four-wheel and even two-wheel drive, can avail of the rapid test for free.


A valid ID is the only requirement.

The testing center is open from Mondays to Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


The test results will be sent via text message.

Those who test positive of the antibody test will undergo confirmatory swab tests. —Nikka G. Valenzuela

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