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Preventing COVID-19 spread in Manila’s urban poor areas

Eloisa Lopez, Reuters

Posted at Apr 15 2020 04:59 PM

Preventing COVID-19 spread in Manila’s urban poor areas

Health workers and policemen wearing personal protective equipment arrive at a house of a person suspected to be infected with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in an urban poor area in Manila on Wednesday. Residents suspected of having the infection were brought to the Delpan Quarantine Facility for swab testing to prevent the spread of the disease in the community. Manila has reported 344 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the city as of April 14.