PNP operatives rescue a Chinese national, and arrest a loan shark syndicate member in an anti-kidnapping operation in Pasay City. The National Kidney and Transplant Institute opens its basketball gym to accommodate patients with leptospirosis. The Department of Agriculture orders a probe into the rise of hog deaths in recent days. Comelec commissioner Rowena Guanzon belies the extortion allegation hurled against her by disqualified Duterte Youth party-list nominee Ronald Cardema. Tributes pour in for the late environmental warrior and former DENR secretary Gina Lopez.