Two other Filipinos test positive for COVID-19 abroad

(Eagle News)–The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed that another two Filipino nationals tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 abroad.

In an advisory, the DFA said one was confined in local health facility in Brunei.

He is in stable condition, according to the Ministry of Health of Brunei Darussalam.

The other tested positive for COVID-19 in India, where he  arrived early March.

The Filipino was brought to the hospital after he complained of breathing difficulties, and is now confined in a hospital in Mumbai.

“The Philippine Embassies in Brunei Darussalam and in India are in close coordination with the Ministry of Health of Brunei Darussalam and the Philippine Honorary Consulate in Mumbai, respectively, and shall extend appropriate assistance to ensure that our kababayans are afforded with maximum care and support,” the DFA said.