In Las Pñas City, Mayor Imelda Aguilar announced the recovery of 41 patients, bringing to 275 the total number of recoveries from the deadly COVID-19 in the city.
Aguilar gave assurances her administration had responded quickly against the pandemic to prevent the infectious disease from spreading.
City chief health officer Dr. Ferdinand Eusebio said the recovered patients came from Barangays Almanza Uno, Almanza Dos, CAA, Daniel Fajardo, Manuyo Uno, Manuyo Dos, Pamplona Tres, Pilar, Elias Aldana, Pulanglupa Uno, Pulanglupa Dos, Talon Dos and Talon Kuwatro.
Aguilar continues to appeal to residents to just stay home if they don’t have any official business outside.
The city government is continuing its expanded targeted testing at the Ligtas Center located at Daniel Fajardo Fajardo to those with symptoms and with possible exposure to patients affected with the virus.
She said that aside from the expanded targeted testing that the city health office was conducting, the local government has a COVID-19 testing-on-wheels as part of efforts to reach out and serve all barangays.