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Magalong orders lifting of total lockdown in 3 Baguio City villages

By: - Correspondent / @gmoulicINQ
/ 07:31 PM July 25, 2020

BAGUIO CITY—Mayor Benjamin Magalong on Saturday lifted the total lockdown in three villages here after local officials finished the contact tracing of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in those areas.

In his memorandum, Magalong said he lifted the lockdown order on Barangay Middle Quezon Hill, Purok 3 of Barangay North Sanitary Camp, and Villamor Drive of Barangay Lualhati following the recommendations from the contact tracing team (CRT).

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The CTR cited the geospatial analysis of the risk of transmission in the affected villages as a basis.

Villamor Drive, which hosts the famous The Mansion, the President’s official summer residence, was recently barricaded by the police and the military after a female resident in a high-rise condominium there was tested positive for COVID-19.

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The resident is being treated at the government hospital.

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