Bulusan, Sorsogon ex-mayor passes away to to COVID-19

SORSOSON CITY (Bicol Standard) -- The former Municipal Mayor of Bulusan, Sorsogon, Dr. Oscar Halum passed away due to COVID-19 at 4:40 a.m. today.

Halum, 66 years old, an ob-gyne, and a resident of Barangay Looban, Bulusan, was confined at Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital in Legazpi City, Albay.

Earlier reports said he was a close contact of Bicol Patient No. 1835, a health care worker at a private hospital.