July 28, 2020
The local government of Taguig City is delighted to report 506 recoveries in two areas in the city subject to localized quarantine. No one was reportedly killed and there are no active cases of COVID-19 in the area.
This 100 percent recovery rate in cases from the BGC Construction Site and Area 5 and 6 in Lower Bicutan is just proof of the good city government is doing such as aggressive testing and comprehensive plans to stop The spread of COVID-19 virus.
Of the 2,013 confirmed cases in Taguig, 1,756 or 87.2 percent of these cases are recovered patients already. This number has been adjusted and recorded according to the new policies of the Department of Health.
Meanwhile, other recoveries continue to monitor the number and expect updates in the next few days.
* The number of tests done here is PCR Tests only. Local government's Rapid Tests were no longer included because Rapid Tests results are still required for Confirmatory tests.
SMART testing or Systematic Mass Approach to Responsible Testing where the barangay-based testing and drive-thru tresting is located to expand the testing capacity of the city.
You can answer a self-assessment form at www.taguiginfo.com or call COVID hotline and health centers.
Taguig City government is asking for everyone's cooperation to monitor all cases and prevent more COVID-19 cases.
For questions or concerns, call the Taguig COVID-19 hotline at 8-789-3200 or at 0966-419-4510.