Emi Calixto Rubiano gets COVID-19 for 2nd time
Pasay City Mayor Emi Calixto Rubiano tested positive again for COVID-19, her chief of staff announced on Sunday, January 2.
Peter Eric Pardo said Calixto Rubiano “is symptomatic” and is now in isolation in an undisclosed health facility. He did not say which COVID-19 variant infected the mayor.
Calixto Rubiano first tested positive for COVID-19 in February 2021.
Pardo said Calixto Rubiano started feeling unwell on December 22, having a sore throat. She got an RT-PCR test and tested positive for COVID-19.
Calixto Rubiano’s chief of staff said the mayor will continue working while she recovers.