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Tuguegarao mayor infected with coronavirus as ECQ enforced in city

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 08:23 PM January 22, 2021

TUGUEGARAO CITY-Mayor Jefferson Soriano on Friday (Jan. 22) said he has contracted SARS Cov2, the virus that causes COVID-19, and has gone on quarantine in a hospital.

In a radio announcement , Soriano said he could have been exposed to one of his staffers who had earlier tested positive for the virus.

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The mayor said he was tested on Thursday (Jan. 21) along with three other co-workers. Two of them yielded positive results.

He has asked those who had direct contact with him to isolate themselves and inform the city government.

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Soriano said he would continue working online with city government workers as he oversees the enforcement of the city’s enhanced community quarantine.

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