- Sponge Cola performed their hit song Makapiling Ka for “CO
VID heroes” through video chat
- On Facebook, the OPM band uploaded the video of the performance dedicated to the frontliners, especially the health workers, who have been r
isking their li ves amid the ongoing CO VID-19 crisis in the country
- To note, a number of frontliners have succumbed to the dr
eaded i llness since the fight against CO VID-19 started weeks ago
The enhanced community quarantine did not stop Sponge Cola from honoring the sacrifices of frontliners. Through video chat, members of the well-known OPM band performed their hit song Makapiling Ka for the country’s “CO
On Facebook, the OPM band uploaded the video of the performance dedicated to the frontliners, especially the health workers, who have been ri
sking their l ives amid the ongoing CO VID-19 crisis in the country.
“Dedicated to all our frontliners, lalo na sa mga nasa ospital. Kayo ang tunay na mga #bagongbayani,” read the caption of the video.
To note, a number of health professionals have succumbed to the dr
eaded i llness since the fight against CO VID-19 started weeks ago.
Cases in PH
According to the latest data from the Department of Health (DOH), the number of confirmed CO
VID-19 cases in the country has reached 1,546, as of posting; which includes 78 fa talities and 42 recoveries.
Earlier, the DOH launched the DOH CO
VID-19 emer gency hotlines 02-894-COVID (02-894-26843) and 1555 in partnership with the National Emerg ency Hotline of the Department of Interior and Local Government, and PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc.
Through the hotlines, callers can ask questions if they suspect they are in
fected with COVID-19, or request assistance if they have symptoms and/or known exposure to confirmed cases or pati ents under investigation.
The information collected from emergency calls is transmitted to the CO
VID-19 Emerg ency Operations Center and other relevant agencies for immediate facilitation and response.