Talisay COVID cases drop to 5%

From a high of 578 positive cases of COVID-19, the Public Information Office of Talisay City reported yesterday, October 23, that active cases have gone done to 29.

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With 6 reported recoveries yesterday, the active cases now stand at 5%, the lowest since the spike of cases in September.

It also reported that 2 barangays, namely Zones 3 and 9 make it as the 13th and 14th Covid-19 free barangays.

Meanwhile, 7 barangays are an inch away to becoming Covid-19-free to include Zones 1, 4, 7, 11, Bubog, Cabatangan and Concepcion.


City-owned dialysis center rising in Himamaylan

The proposed dialysis center will cost P8,000,000 and will be situated within the City Health Office of Himamaylan, as stated on Appropriation Ordinance No. 19-06 which was passed by the city council last December 16, 2019.

It is the first major project made possible through the Public-Private Partnership for People (P4) Ordinance, Vice Mayor Justin Gatuslao said.