33 areas in Ilagan City placed on localized lockdown | Inquirer News

33 areas in Ilagan City placed on localized lockdown

By: - Correspondent / @VillVisayaJrINQ
/ 08:39 PM September 02, 2021
Ilagan City

Ilagan City, Isabela (Wikipedia maps)

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela—The city government on Wednesday (Sept. 1) placed three villages and 30 sub-villages here on a lockdown due to the rising COVID-19 cases, an official said.

Mayor Josemarie Diaz said the localized lockdown would be effective until 8 p.m. on Sept. 6 to limit the movement of residents and slow or contain the spread of the virus.


Diaz said the lockdown covers the villages of Osmeña, Calamagui 1st and Bliss. The affected sub-villages are located in 18 other villages of the city.

The mayor also ordered a clean-up drive, sanitation and disinfection in all of the city’s villages as a precaution against COVID-19.


Ilagan is currently under a medium epidemic risk classification.

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