Two coronavirus-positive lawmakers face raps over breach of protocol

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Published March 27, 2020, 12:54 AM

By Argyll Cyrus Geducos, Jeffrey Damicog, and Ben Rosario 

A senator and a congressman, who had tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), are facing charges for breach of quarantine protocol.

CT-CIS party-list representative Eric Go Yap and Senator Aquilino Martin “Koko” Pimentel  (Manila Bulletin)

The Presidential Security Group (PSG) said it may file a case against ACT-CIS party-list representative Eric Go Yap for “endangering” a lot of people by breaching Malacañang’s protocol when he attended a meeting in the Palace Saturday.

On Wednesday, Yap revealed he had tested positive for COVID19, and the results came out days after he attended important meetings in Malacañang and the recent special session of Congress.

A separate charge is also being readied against

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