Zero covid cases
in 51 barangays
By Letty M. Militante
At least 51 out of the 98 barangays in the city have reported zero cases of COVID-19 at the start of the new year 2021.
City Health Officer Dr. Dulce Amor Miravite disclosed that based on Covid 19 Surveillance Report and Analysis as of January 1, these 51 barangays had reported and confirmed zero cases of COVID-19 from November 29 to December 26, 2020.
Dr. Dulce Amor Miravite, the City Health Officer, attributed this development to the strict implementation of COVID protocols.
These 51 barangays are as follows: Baluno, Bolong, Bunguiao, Busay (Sacol Island), Cabaluay, Cacao, Calabasa, Campo Islam, Capisan, Cawit, Curuan, Dita, Dulian (Upper Bunguiao), Dulian (Upper Pasonanca), Guisao, Labuan, Lamisahan, Landang Gua, Landang Laum, Lanzones, Lapakan, Latuan (Curuan), Licomo, Limaong, Limpapa, Lubigan, Lumayang, Lumbangan, Manalipa, Mangusu, Muti, Pangapuyan, Panubigan, Pasilmanta (Sacol Island), Patalon, Quiniput, Salaan, Santo Niño, Sibulao, Sinubong, Tagasilay, Taguiti, Talabaan, Taluksangay, Tictapul, Tigbalabag, Tigtabon, Tolosa, Tumalutab, Tumitus, and VItali.
On the otherhand ,the top 10 barangays with most number of active cases are Tetuan, Baliwasan, Lunzuran, Tumaga, Calarian, Pasonanca, Sinunuc, Canelar, Talon-talon, and San Roque.
Miravite said the City Health Office will further strengthen its efforts against COVID-19, particularly its profiling and containment of possible cases particulalry on the resumption of inter-provincial bus trips last January 16,2021.(Letty M.Militante