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Sipalay City school division office closes due to COVID-19 infection

/ 06:56 PM October 16, 2021
The Sipalay City Schools Division office has been temporarily closed after four of its personnel tested positive for COVID-19.

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BACOLOD CITY — The Sipalay City Schools Division office has been temporarily closed after four of its personnel tested positive for COVID-19.

Dionilo Bogtae, head of the Sipalay Emergency Assistance and Rescue Services, said an employee under the schools division superintendent was symptomatic and tested positive for COVID-19.

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On contact tracing, three other personnel tested positive for the virus.

“We temporarily closed the division office for disinfection,” Bogtae said.

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Meanwhile, the Sipalay City treasurer’s office and birthing unit, which were temporarily closed after eight employees tested positive for COVID-19, reopened on Friday.

He said the test results of the close contacts of the eight employees came out Thursday night and they were all negative.

JPV

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