2 weeks Regional DA office in Cagayan Valley shut after 3 employees infected with COVID-19 Inquirer
TUGUEGARAO CITY ---- The Department of Agriculture-Cagayan Valley regional office here was closed for disinfection starting Monday until Friday after three of its employees contracted the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), authorities said. Narciso Edillo, director of the Department of Agriculture-Cagayan Valley, said they would carry out mass swab testing for the other employees, who could have been exposed to the virus-infected employees. He said the source of the infection was a driver, who contracted the virus from his brother, who came home from abroad. The other two virus-infected employees are engineers. But Edillo said the temporary closure of the office would ... more