Guinobatan Mayor Ann Gemma Ongjoco shares good news amid the crisis
While it is unfortunate that it a Bicolano from the town died of COVID 19, Guinobatan Mayor Ann Gemma Ongjoco said three of the patient’s close contacts tested negative for the disease.
In a Facebook post, Ongjoco said the three contacts had undergone a swab test and it found they were free of the virus.
But she said the Municipal Health Office was also investigating other possible exposures, since the patient had no history of travel.
She vowed to update her constituents about the results of the probe.
Not all news is bad news!
THE 3 CLOSE CONTACTS OF BICOL PATIENT #28 OF LOWER BINOGSACAN WHO DIED YESTESDAY AFTERNOON AT BRTTH ARE ALL NEGATIVE ON SWAB TEST.
THE MUNICIPAL HEALTH OFFICE IS STILL CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING POSSIBILITY OF EXPOSURE SINCE HE HAS NO HISTORY OF TRAVEL. UPDATES ON THE INVESTIGATION WILL STILL BE POSTED.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR PRAYERS..” Ongjoco shared.