Senator Sonny Angara informed the public on Thursday that he is a COVID-19 positive.
Angara is the third member of the Philippine Senate to get infected by the new coronavirus adding to Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri and Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel.
“I regret to announce that today, March 26, I received my test result and it is positive for COVID-19. I have been feeling some symptoms like mild fever, cough, headaches and general weakness,” he said in a statement.
“I have not been in contact with the public since taking the test last March 16,” he added.