Philippine Ambassador To Lebanon Dies Of Coronavirus

Philippine Ambassador to Lebanon Bernardita Catalla died of coronavirus early on Thursday morning, in a Beirut hospital where she was being treated.

Catalla was 62 and had worked for the foreign ministry for 27 years.

“With deep sadness, the Department of Foreign Affairs announces the untimely demise on 2 April 2020, of Ambassador Bernardita Catalla, Philippine Ambassador to Lebanon, from complications arising from Covid-19,” the ministry said in a statement.

May her soul rest in peace.