Cavite starts 'mass testing' for coronavirus

Remulla said the province has 3 PCR machines to make the process faster. Residents who will test positive for COVID-19 will be immediately isolated. 

Remulla reminded residents not to go to the DLSU laboratory for testing, however. Samples will be taken from designated areas in the different local government units. 

LESS THAN 48 HOURS. Results are out from 24 to 48 hours after testing.

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"Nag umpisa na po ang mass testing natinAng Bacoor, Imus, at Dasmarinas ang may schedule ngayon. Dati isang linggo ang resulta, ngayon 24-48 hours ay alam na (We have started our mass testing. The cities of Bacoor, Imus, and Dasmariñas were scheduled today. It used to take one week to get the results. We will now know from 24 to 48 hours)," he said. 

"We will roll out the testing phases tomorrow," he said. –