Mayor Sara dumps rapid tests for COVID-19

CITING ITS inaccuracy and waste of money, presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has discouraged private establishments and offices anew to refrain from using rapid diagnostic tests (RDT) for their employees.

The feisty mayor said the city hall had already dumped the use of RDT and is now using the reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) instead.

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