Aurora's active COVID-19 cases down to 1 | Inquirer News
Close  

Aurora’s active COVID-19 cases down to 1

/ 11:09 AM December 07, 2021
Healthcare workers in Aurora are looking forward to a virus-free status as the province has one remaining COVID-19 patient left and seven of its eight towns no longer have active cases as of Monday, Dec. 6.

One of the entry points to Aurora province. (Photo from the Aurora tourism office)

MABALACAT CITY, Pampanga––Healthcare workers in Aurora are looking forward to a virus-free status as the province has one remaining COVID-19 patient left and seven of its eight towns no longer have active cases as of Monday, Dec. 6.

Aurora’s emergency operations center said the only active COVID-19 case from Casiguran town is recuperating in a hospital.

ADVERTISEMENT

The town of Maria Aurora was declared COVID-free after its two patients recovered Monday. It joined the capital Baler and Dilasag, Dinalungan, Dingalan, Dipaculao, and San Luis as COVID-19-free towns.

Dilasag had no active case since Nov. 13, while Dinalungan became free of COVID-19 on Nov. 24.

FEATURED STORIES

On Monday, Aurora recorded zero new cases, two recoveries, and no deaths.

It has recorded 3,636 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began last year. Of these, 3,401 had recovered, while 234 had died.

Gov. Gerardo Noveras has been urging Aurora residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 for the province to achieve herd immunity.

As of Monday, 75,354 or 46.8 percent of 160,889 target residents of Aurora have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, while 42,044 or 26 percent of the eligible adult residents have received one vaccine dose.

lzb

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link .

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Aurora province, COVID-19, healthcare workers, Regions, virus-free status
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.