DILG orders reopening of hospital in Angeles City closed by City Mayor for admitting COVID-19 patient, PUIs from Quezon City
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- Published: 30 March 2020
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The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has directed the immediate reopening of a private hospital in Angeles City after the city mayor has ordered its closure after the hospital admitted a COVID-19 patient and other persons under investigation (PUIs) from Quezon City.
DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the action of Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr. to close the Philippine Rehabilitation Institute Medical Center (PRIMC) is contrary to the recently passed Republic Act No. 11469.....