MANILA, Philippines — Cavite 6th District Rep. Luis “Jon Jon” Ferrer IV announced Sunday that he tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
In a Facebook post, Ferrer said he was made aware of the results of his COVID-19 swab test on Saturday evening.
The lawmaker said he began to experience flu-like symptoms over the past few days, prompting him to isolate himself and undergo a swab test.
“Mahirap man po itong tanggapin ay kailangan ko po itong harapin ng buong tatag at pananampalataya sa Diyos para po sa aking pamilya, mga kasama sa serbisyo, at upang ako po ay agarang makabalik sa aking paglilingkod sa inyong lahat,” Ferrer said.
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