The Office of the Mayor announced on Thursday, April 22, three additional cases of COVID-19 recorded within the municipality. Total cases now at 167.
Case 165 is a 35 year old government employee living in Brgy. Del Pilar. Patient had a close contact with a fellow employee that was also diagnosed with COVID-19. While the Rapid Antigen Test returned a “Nonreactive” result, further testing with RT-PCR returned a less favorable result confirming the patient as positive.
Case 166 and Case 167 are fellow parishioners of the recently deceased Case 164.
All three cases confirmed are considered asymptomatic and are currently recuperating in the Castillejos quarantine facility.