40 travelers held in Zamboanga City

40 travelers held in Zamboanga City

ZAMBOANGA CITY: At least 40 travelers were held on Wednesday in the southern Philippine city of Zamboanga after testing positive for Covid-19. Eight overseas workers who arrived along with 156 passengers at the Zamboanga International Airport have tested positive for the deadly respiratory virus even as 116 of the passengers initially presented “expired” reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test results.