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An outbreak of Covid-19 has affected five National Congress legislators. Senator Alexis Victoria Yeb (Maria Trinidad Sanchez-PRM) and four deputies, José (Bertico) Santana (Santo Domingo-PRM), Gilberto Antonio Balbuena Arias (Santo Domingo-PRSC), Victor Manuel Fadul Lantigua (Santiago-PLD), and José Francisco López Chávez (Valverde-PRD) have tested positive since last week.
Recently, TV host Jatna Tavarez and her daughter report catching Covid-19. And abroad, it was known that Padres baseball star, Fernando Tatis Jr also has Covid.
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