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Manila Mayor Isko Moreno unveils drive-thru COVID-19 testing facility

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno on Wednesday announced the opening of the city's new drive-thru COVID-19 testing center.

Moreno said the new COVID-19 testing facility will use the serology testing machines recently purchased by the city government.

"This is part of our continuing effort to massively test, to test EVERY MANILEÑO, especially those who will pass by Lawton," the mayor said.

The facility is located in front of the Andres Bonifacio Monument near the Manila City Hall, according to a tweet by Super Radyo dzBB reporter Isa Avendaño-Umali.




Moreno and Vice Mayor Honey Lacuña cut the ribbon to mark the opening of the drive-thru COVID-19 testing facility.


As of Monday, July 13, Manila had 3,407 confirmed COVID-19 cases. Of this number, 1,373 cases are active. Recoveries totalled 1,858 while the death toll was 176.


—KG, GMA News