Govt may lock down villages — Galvez

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Wed, 20 May 2020 03:16:43 +0000

The government may lock down villages instead of placing an entire region under community quarantine, a Cabinet official said. Presidential peace adviser Carlito Galvez Jr., the chief implementer of the government’s coronavirus response, said barangay-level lockdown might be declared depending on the number of Covid-19 cases in a particular area. “Ang ibig sabihin, paliitin na […]

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Galvez: Ninoy Aquino Stadium operates as quarantine facility on Monday

Credit to Author: Ma. Reina Leanne Tolentino, TMT| Date: Sun, 12 Apr 2020 13:33:33 +0000

THE Ninoy Aquino Stadium will fully operate as a quarantine facility starting today, Monday, according to Presidential Peace Adviser Carlito Galvez Jr. Galvez is the chief implementer against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). The facility in Manila can accommodate 112 patients, Galvez said in a press briefing. Galvez said that the country has 2,673 quarantine […]

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Govt to start Covid-19 mass testing by April 14 — Galvez

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 02:04:36 +0000

The government is planning to start massive testing of persons suspected of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) by April 14, as it boosts its efforts to stop the spread of the infectious disease in the country. Presidential peace adviser Carlito Galvez Jr., chief implementer at the National Task Force on Covid-19, said there should be mass […]

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Govt officials in self-quarantine

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 16:20:23 +0000

Some members of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Cabinet will be quarantined after they attended a meeting with a lawmaker who tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Cabinet Secretary Karlo Alexei Nograles on Thursday said the Cabinet officials who would be quarantined were at a meeting where officials from the executive department and Congress discussed […]

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