MANILA, Philippines — Three more employees of the House of Representatives have contracted the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) bringing the total number of infected at the lower chamber to 57.
On Saturday, House Secretary-General Jose Luis Montales told reporters that the first of the three new cases involved an employee assigned at the Transportation Service.
“The first is an employee assigned at the Transportation Service. He reported for work on Aug. 24 and 25,” Montales said in a statement.
The second case involved a Congressional staff member, who reported for work on Aug. 12 and Aug. 13, Montales noted.
Meanwhile, the third newly-infected employee is from the Reference…
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