Articles worth reading

Duterte set to get second dose of Sinopharm vaccine

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

President Rodrigo Duterte is set to receive his second dose of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine developed by China’s state-owned pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. This developed afte...

Photo courtesy of: MMDA

MMDA to remove obstructions below 3 EDSA flyovers

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benhur Abalos inspected the ground level of several flyovers along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA). According to Abalos, this is in line with the Agency's drive against urban decay an...

Pasig News

20 EPD cops test positive for virus

account_balancePasig News account_circleMalaya chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

The Eastern Police District (EPD) headquarters in Pasig City was placed under lockdown after 20 police officers tested positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

EPD director Brig. Gen. Johnson Almazan said the lockdown will pave the way for the disinfection of the police headquarters located on Caruncho Avenue in Barangay San Nicolas, Pasig.

Almazan said the lockdown, which started on Wednesday and will last until Sunday, was imposed after at least 20 EPD policemen tested positive for the disease.

Advertisement

“They are now on quarantine,” the police official said.

The EPD has jurisdiction over the cities of Pasig, San Juan, Mandaluyong, and Marikina.

Camp Karingal, the headquarters of Quezon City Police District (QCPD), was recently placed on lockdown after 13 cops and a soldier tested positive for COVID-19.

The Philippine National Police (PNP) bared that there are currently a total of 179 policemen who had tested positive for the disease.

Following the imposition of the enhanced community quarantine, the country’s police force have been deployed on the ground to man border control points and ensure that the public observe quarantine protocols.

They are among those at risk of being exposed to the virus while serving as frontliners in the battle against the dreaded disease.


date_rangeDate Published
1 year ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

No releated news for this article.

The struggles in 2020 of the casino industry in the Philippines

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode9 months ago

Do you want to learn more about the challenges and predictions for the gambling industry in the Philippines? Find all answers in this article!

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
×
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature