The Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) remain active in the conduct of operations geared towards promoting peace and order, and public health and safety in Camalig, Albay.
PNP together with the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Office (MDRRMO) officially started patrolling/roving activities in the barangays last night, June 9, 2021, to ensure compliance of residents with the guidelines under Executive Order No. 25, s. 2021 specifically the liquor ban and curfew hours.
BFP also deployed teams at the commercial district to ensure the public’s compliance to the minimum health standards set by the Department of Health (DOH) such as but not limited to, wearing of face masks/ shields, proper hand hygiene, and observance of social/physical distancing.
Considered as one of the frequented areas in the town, marketgoers and occupants at the Camalig Public Market were reminded to constantly practice said protocols especially at present time wherein the municipality currently bears the threat of local transmission.
As of June 9, 2021, Camalig, Albay has a total of 109 confirmed COVID-19 cases including 64 recoveries, 8 deaths, and 37 currently active.
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO