Monday, 16 March 2020 01:45

Cagayan de Oro measures on COVID-19 as of March 16, 2020

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Cagayan de Oro measures on COVID-19 as of March 16, 2020

a. Persons Under Investigation (PUIs) admitted at NMMC – 6
i. Positive – 1 (died)
ii. Pending Result – 6

b. Persons Under Monitoring (PUMs) home quarantine without symptoms – 32 in CDO

II. Measures taken by CDO COVID-19 Taskforce

a. Mayor Oscar Moreno issued advisory to suspend all classes in all levels both public and private starting March 16, 2020 until further notice.

b. Non-essential gatherings are strongly discouraged thus the cancellation of CDO City Hall Monday’s Flag Raising Ceremony setting an example to other offices.

c. Continued Disinfections on offices, churches, schools were carried out (City Hall Offices, Barangay Halls, St. Augustine Metropolitan Cathedral, UCCP, IFI, Bulua Central School)

d. Following Mayor Moreno’s guidelines on workplace preparedness and response, a number of establishments conducted disinfection in their respective premises (East-Westbound Terminal and Public Market, Cogon Market)

e. Continued disinfection orientation for City Hall employees and representatives from other public and private institutions

f. Ban on cock fighting advisory was issued by the DILG last March 14, 2020

g. Archdiocese of CDO issued a pastoral letter on the necessary precautions that the church and churchgoers should follow signed by Archbishop Ledesma

h. Mayor Moreno also released guidelines for Essential gatherings and events to prevent COVID19 infection