BGC temporarily cancels activities for Sunday over coronavirus fear

Photo from BGC Facebook Page

After confirming that an employee of a BGC-based firm tested positive for the novel coronavirus, which is officially known as COVID-19, Sunday activities in the area are temporarily canceled. These are My Sunday Dog Park at the De Jesus Oval and My Sunday Bike Lanes on 31st St.

A statement was released via Facebook.

“In light of the recent reported case in Taguig City, we would like to take precautionary actions to prevent the community spread of COVID-19,” it wrote.

“The health and safety of our BGCitizens are our top priority. We advise everyone to do self-protection measures and avoid crowded areas for now,” it followed.

The announcement comes after Deloitte Philippines, which is located in the BGC, confirmed that one of their employees tested positive for COVID-19.

The said employee is a 48-year-old man, who is the fourth case of the virus reported in the country according to the Department of Health.

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