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JV Ejercito says he contracted COVID-19

By: - Reporter / @MAgerINQ
/ 08:45 PM January 03, 2022
JV Ejercito says he contracted COVID-19

FILE PHOTO: Sen. JV Ejercito. (EDWIN BACASMAS / Philippine Daily Inquirer)

MANILA, Philippines Former senator JV Ejercito revealed Monday that he has tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.

“Ingat ingat lang Omicron is here! Tested positive for the very first time!” Ejercito said in a message to reporters.

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“Pero it’s mild, after 2 days wala na ako fever or other symptoms,” he said.

Ejercito, who is seeking a Senate comeback in the May 2022 elections, said he tested positive for the new coronavirus last Friday.

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His parents former President Joseph Estrada and former San Juan Mayor Guia Gomez had also contracted COVID-19.

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