Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday long-established that he is today free of COVID-19.
“Thank you for your prayers and for wanting prayers and for wishing me well throughout my COVID-19 experience,” he supposed in a declaration. “I was asymptomatic and my previous test consequence after implementation my separation old-fashioned is previously undesirable.”
“I can lastly reappearance to effort and endure portion the Filipino persons,” additional Lorenzana.
The 72-year-old Cabinet associate proclaimed last April 6 that he verified optimistic for the virus, nonetheless he was asymptomatic.
Lorenzana was almost contemporary at the Cupboard conference through President Rodrigo Duterte happening Monday.
The republic registered on Tuesday 7,379 new COVID-19 cases, transporting the entire number of contaminations to 953,106. Temporarily, the retrieval amount is now at 809,959 while the amount of mortalities has reached 16,141.