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Olongapo mayor goes into self-isolation as gov’t workers contract COVID-19

/ 01:39 PM September 18, 2020

OLONGAPO CITY –– Mayor Rolen Paulino Jr. on Friday started undergoing self-isolation after some government employees, including health care workers, tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Paulino said he was still waiting for his swab test result.

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One of the virus-infected health workers belongs to the city health office, Paulino said.

On Thursday, 31 new COVID-19 infections were recorded in the city, raising its COVID-19 tally to 346 since the pandemic began.

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At least 150 of these cases remained active, while 182 had recovered from the disease. The city also recorded 14 deaths related to COVID-19.

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