Rappler's latest stories on isolation facility
Proposed isolation facility in Batangas can operate without LGU's approval - DOH
Department of Health Regional Director Eduardo Janairo says the national government can run the COVID-19 facility, in response to the protests of Ibaan residents led by its mayor, fearing the virus might spread in the town
'Coronavirus-free' town in Batangas protests preparations for an isolation facility
It's a project of the Batangas Provincial Government that angered many residents of Ibaan town. Mayor Joy Salvame says no coordination was made with the municipal government before preparations began in Barangay Malainin.