Close contacts of Camalig’s latest confirmed Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases undergo swab tests today at the Camalig Training Center (CTC) screening/holding area for returnees, Brgy. Salugan, Camalig, Albay.
A total of fifteen (15) close contacts are up for swabbing today to ensure containment of possible COVID-19 transmission.
Last June 2, 2021, the municipality recorded another five (5) COVID-19 cases – the highest single-day tally of new positive cases since the outbreak of the virus in early 2020.
The Municipal Health Emergency Response Team (MHERT) has since intensified its thrust against the increasing COVID-19 cases through implementation of stricter prevention and control protocols in the town.
To date, Camalig, Albay has a total of 90 confirmed COVID-19 cases including 57 recoveries, 8 deaths, and 25 currently active.
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO