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Talisay City mayor tests positive for COVID-19

/ 03:48 PM February 10, 2021

CEBU CITY –– Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas on Wednesday, Feb, 10, announced that he tested positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

In his Facebook post, Gullas said he experienced sore throat, body aches, and cough on Tuesday, prompting him to undergo a swab test, which subsequently yielded positive results.

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“Since yesterday, I and my family have undergone quarantine to recover from this,” he said.

Gullas assured Talisay City residents that services would not be hampered amid his absence.

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As of Feb. 8, Talisay City, a component of Cebu Province, has a total of 1,328 COVID-19 cases but only 151 were active. It also recorded 104 deaths since the start of the pandemic.

Edited by LZB

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