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Bong Revilla tests positive for virus

(Photo from Facebook of Senator Ramon Revilla Jr.)

SENATOR Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. on Sunday, August 9, 2020, announced that he has tested positive for Sars-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), and has gone into quarantine.

In a post on his Facebook page, Revilla said he last went to the Senate on Monday, August 3.

The last time he stepped out of his home was on Tuesday, August 4, for the commemoration of the 40th day since the death of his father Ramon Revilla Sr.

Nakakalungkot po na balita - I am COVID-19 positive. Pero huwag po kayo mag-alala, I am okay. Sila Lani at ang mga bata...

Posted by Ramon Bong Revilla, Jr. on Sunday, August 9, 2020


Other senators who had tested positive but have recovered from coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) are Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri and Senators Aquilino Pimentel III and Juan Edgardo Angara. (SunStar Philippines)

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