3 Pampanga towns remain Covid-free

PAMPANGA. Expect more traffic jams like this going to the city proper of San Fernando and other key cities in Pampanga as general community quarantine took effect last Monday, June 1, 2020. (Chris Navarro)

AS THE province of Pampanga transitioned to general community quarantine, three of its municipalities remained free from coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).

Based on the latest data from the Provincial Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, the three towns that have not recorded a single Covid-19 confirmed case are Arayat, Minalin and Masantol.

However, the municipalities of Arayat and Masantol currently have two active suspect cases, respectively, while Minalin town has one.

While the three municipalities are still free from the highly-contagious disease, the total number of confirmed cases in the province is at 101, as of Saturday, May 30.

Of the number, 11 are considered active cases, while 79 have already recovered and 11 have perished.


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