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Relief operations suspended in Tuguegarao City amid rising COVID-19 cases

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 01:56 PM December 15, 2020

TUGUEGARAO CITY –– Mayor Jefferson Soriano suspended the relief distributions in the city on Monday due to the sudden spike in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases.

In an executive order, Soriano said the suspension was part of the necessary mitigating measures following reports that health protocols were violated during the relief distributions.

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Soriano said the suspension would be effective until Dec. 21.

The active COVID-19 cases here soared to 143 as of Monday.

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Various individuals and groups had been sending relief goods to this city after the massive flooding last month.

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