Yet another religious facility in Quezon City was marked with an outbreak of Covid-19 after almost half of its population has tested positive for the virus.
The Christ the King Seminary along E. Rodriguez Avenue has logged 25 residents who tested Covid-19 positive. There are 59 individuals occupying several buildings in the compound.
Quezon City Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance Unit Chief Dr. Rolando Cruz said those found positive were nine priests and 16 employees.
Eleven have already recovered while 13 of them are still battling the respiratory disease.
One priest died on 3 September.