‘NOT AN ISSUE’ DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said he sees nothing wrong with holding ceremonies for new COVID-19 facilities following Senator Nancy Binay’s criticism that such rites were “unnecessary” and “leave a bad taste” to families of COVID-19 patients.
LOOK: Senator Bong Go, Health Secretary Francisco Duque, DPWH Secretary Mark Villar and vaccine czar Carlito Galvez lead the inauguration and turnover ceremony of the newly built 110-bed, off-site modular hospital in Quezon City on April 6, 2021, 📷:Niño Jesus Orbeta/PDI
Andanar joins several Cabinet members who have contracted COVID-19, including Presl' Spokesperson Harry Roque, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año, Public Works Secretary Mark Villar, and Education Secretary Leonor Briones. READ:
Half of the beds in Metro Manila’s quarantine facilities for COVID-19 cases have been occupied amid a fresh surge in infections, isolation czar Public Works Secretary Mark Villar said Friday.
Four members of the DPWH Ifugao 2nd District Engineering Office died in a landslide incident triggered by Typhoon#UlyssesPH in Ifugao Province on Thursday, November 12, confirms Public Works Secretary Mark Villar. 📷: Mark Villar
JUST IN: Public Works & secretary mark villar'>Highways Secretary Mark Villar tests positive for coronavirus. #COVID19
JUST IN: DPWH Secretary Mark Villar promised the conversion of PICC, World Trade Center Metro Manila (WTCMM), and Rizal Memorial Coliseum as COVID-19 treatment facilities within 10 days starting tomorrow. | via @bobreyes
JUST IN: DPWH Secretary Mark Villar said that the Ninoy Aquino Stadium inside the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex will be operational as a COVID-19 Health Facility by next week. 📸:Sec. Villar | via @bobreyes
The 4 public buildings being eyed as temporary health facilities could take on 2,905 patients, says Public Works Secretary Mark Villar. #COVID19PH