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Mayor closes down Sibalom town hall after official gets virus

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Mayor Gian Carlo Occeña ordered the temporary closure of the Sibalom Municipal Hall in Antique province.

This, after an official tested positive for coronavirus disease (Covid-19).

The closure will be from May 3 to 4. (https://bit.ly/2PPKOto)

Occeña also directed the tracing on close contacts of the positive patient.

A number of employees “were exposed as primary and secondary layers of one of the appointive officials positive for Covid-19,” the mayor said.

As of May 3, Sibalom recorded a total of 93 confirmed Covid-19 cases, of which 69 recovered and three died.