2 days Some passengers who flew with COVID variant patient ignoring contact tracing efforts — DOH Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Some passengers of Emirates Flight No. EK 332 that carried the Filipino patient who tested positive for the new and more infectious coronavirus variant are rejecting calls from the contact tracing team. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire on Thursday said that most of the passengers were already contacted but some were not entertaining calls. "Nakakausap namin actually most of these passengers, but some passengers are rejecting our calls so sana po ay kausapin nila kami para kami ay magkaroon ng maayos na contact tracing at mabigyan namin sila ng guidance on what they should do," she said ... more