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Tuguegarao City extends ECQ until April 12

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 02:27 PM April 07, 2021

TUGUEGARAO CITY –– The city government has extended its enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) status until April 12 as approved by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) inter-agency task force.

In an interview, Mayor Jefferson Soriano said Wednesday the ECQ, which started on March 30, would end on April 8.

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Soriano said a recent spike in COVID-19 cases forced them to extend the most restrictive form of quarantine.

After the ECQ, the city would revert to the less restrictive modified enhanced community quarantine, he added.

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As of Tuesday, the city had 724 active COVID-19 cases.

Soriano also denied reports he had COVID-19 again.

“I have a 90-day immunity. I just came out of the quarantine, and I am busy here monitoring the preparation of goods for the quarantined residents,” Soriano said.

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