MANILA, Philippines — Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla on Friday called for a concerted contact tracing efforts among nearby provinces and cities, saying that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) knows no borders.
Remulla said 90 percent of COVID-19 cases in Cavite can be traced to Metro Manila.
“Some, they say ‘eh sa Cavite naman ‘yan eh, wag na dito, dito lang kami mag-aasikaso,’ but there are no borders in this pandemic. A hundred thousand everyday come in and out of Cavite and 90 percent of our cases originated in the NCR,” he said in an interview on ABS-CBN News Channel.
(Some say that they should not care about the cases because it’s …
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