Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte revealed Wednesday that she tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
In a statement posted on Quezon City Government’s Facebook page, Belmonte said she is not experiencing any symptoms.
“I am thankful that it was found early,” she added.
The QC Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit immediately started its contact tracing procedures, Belmonte said.
The mayor's office and the common areas at the City hall will also be temporarily closed for disinfection.