Close contacts of Camalig’s 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 ten (10) close contacts have been swabbed to ensure containment of possible COVID-19 transmission.
Since the local outbreak of COVID-19 in early 2020, the Municipal Health Emergency Response Team (MHERT) has been instrumental in intensifying LGU-Camalig’s thrust in the campaign against said virus through implementation of responsive prevention and control protocols in the town.
As of July 16, 2021, Camalig, Albay has a total of 182 confirmed COVID-19 cases including 157 recoveries, 13 deaths, and 12 currently active.
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO