Michael V. has tested positive for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
The comedian-director broke the news on his latest vlog uploaded today, July 20. According to Bitoy, he first experienced flu-like symptoms such as a cold and fever in the first two days. Later on, he began losing his sense of smell and could not taste his food properly.
Bitoy then immediately got tested along with his wife. On the 8th day of his isolation, he finally got the results of his swab test.
"That’s it, positive. It’s just as what we suspected early on,” he said.
"Alam kong hindi normal 'yung nawala 'yung pang-amoy ko and I was counting na may kinalaman talaga 'yun sa COVID but I was praying na wala. But it turns out, tutuloy lang natin mga sinabi sa'tin na kailangan gawin and we'll get through this. We've been through worse."
"Sobrang nami-miss ko na 'yung pamilya ko," he added.
Watch his full vlog here:
Michael V. is among the showbiz personalities who have tested positive for the virus, following Iza Calzado, Christopher De Leon, and Sylvia Sanchez.
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