Skip to main content »

[Updated] 4 cases of highly suspicious PUIs in Baguio City, closely monitored

Magalong said that an individual in the city of Baguio had died with high indication that he had coronavirus.

 |  1 min read

via igorotage.com

Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong considers this week a critical one, as all the results of the confirmatory tests of the city's under investigation (PUIs) will be released today.

He said there is also a case of highly suspicious PUIs of COVID-19 in the city that is currently under strict scrutiny.

Mayor Benjie Magalong does a round at the city public market to observe its condition now in the light of the quarantine implementation. | Samantha Hamada
Mayor Benjie Magalong does a round at the city public market to observe its condition now in the light of the quarantine implementation. Samantha Hamada

Magalong said that an individual in the city had died with high indication that he had coronavirus.

As a result, the mayor reaffirmed citizens' compliance with the measures to prevent the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

LATES UPDATE From DOH-CHD-CAR OIC Director Dr. Amelita M.Pangilinan via ASGIOCO:

March 22, 2020: The Mayor of Baguio, Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong announced that we have 3-4 positive cases of COVID-19 in Baguio.

These are PRESUMPTIVE POSITIVE COVID-19 cases and whether or not they will turn out to be CONFIRMED POSITIVE for COVID-19 later by RITM, we consider all ourselves high risk for the infection. We continue to protect ourselves and loved ones.

Stay at home, be obedient, be honest, observe social distancing and infection prevention measures!

The Mayor just wants us to be on our toes, proactive and do what the Health and local/ national Chief executives are saying to prevent further spread of this dreaded disease.

Rest assured that the Health Sector and the whole of society are doing everything in their capacity to contain this very contagious disease!



Sharing is caring, kailian!

We do hope you find something great in this story. If you find this helpful, please do share it with the people you care about.


Igorotage is a social networking site — all contents are user-generated. The author's views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of Igorotage.

Except as otherwise noted, the content of this page is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Join the discussion

Sign in to share your thoughts. No account yet?

What to learn next?

You might also like to read these related articles or browse more stories filed under News — or jump to a random article.

News Surprise me

Baguio Vlogger Creates Amazing Camouflage Makeup Illusion

Goldie Geanne Allawan Yabes, a 21-year-old vlogger from Baguio City, creates invisible camouflage makeup illusion and it's amazing!

Oct 21, 2020 · 2 min read
Rabiya Occena Mateo, First Miss Universe Philippines 2020 crowned in Baguio City

Rabiya Occena Mateo, 24, who represents Iloilo City was crowned as the first Miss Universe Philippines 2020 in Baguio City.

Oct 25, 2020 · 2 min read
Baguio Pride Wins International Dance Competition

Baguio Pride Karen Navarrete-Anton emerges as the overall champion in an International Dance Competition.

Oct 8, 2020 · 2 min read
Miss Universe Philippines Candidates to Visit Baguio City and Benguet

Miss Universe Philippines candidates will visit Baguio City and Benguet province on October 15 and 16, 2020.

Oct 7, 2020 · 4 min read
Pinuri ni Sen. Lacson si Baguio Mayor Magalong dahil sa pag-instill ng disiplina sa mga residente

Pinuri ni Senador Panfilo Lacson ang Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong sa liderato nito sa gitna ng coronavirus pandemic.

May 3, 2020 · 1 min read
Baguio Public Market vendors fight over rats

More than 300 rats have been caught in the Baguio City Public Market as part of the Rat Catching Challenge.

Apr 2, 2020 · 1 min read
Why Baguio implements Strict Border Control Measures on its neighboring towns

Baguio City has implemented strict border control measures on its neighboring towns from November 21 to December 4, 2020. Here's why.

Nov 20, 2020 · 2 min read
Rep. Yap appeals to Magalong to lift travel restrictions on Benguet residents entering Baguio

Benguet Caretaker Eric Go Yap has appealed to Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong to lift travel restrictions on Benguet residents entering Baguio.

Nov 20, 2020 · 3 min read
Why Single People visit Baguio City

Baguio City has now become a destination for tourists who wish to forget the bitterness of love.

Feb 21, 2020 · 2 min read
Chess Legend Karpov returning to Baguio City

Chess legend Anatoly Karpov is set to return to Baguio City in November.

Mar 20 · 2 min read