Sotto to continue home quarantine due to exposure to solon who tested positive for COVID-19

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Published March 26, 2020, 11:04 AM

By Vanne Elaine Terrazola

Senate President Vicente Sotto III said on Thursday that he would continue his home quarantine after his recent meeting with a congressman who tested positive for novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Sen. Vicente Sotto III
(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN)

House Committee on Appropriations chair and party-list Rep. Eric Yap announced Wednesday night that he contracted the COVID-19. The results of his test came out days after he met Cabinet and Congress leaders in Malacañang, and their special session on Monday that gave President Duterte additional powers to deal with the pandemic.

Sotto, however, said he believes he was not exposed to Yap, who was two seats away from him during their March 21 meeting, as

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