UPDATES on the ECQ in Purok 5 and 6 in Brgy. Lower Bicutan

Last Updated on June 20, 2020 06:37 PM

Purok 5 and 6 of Brgy. Lower Bicutan is under Enhanced Community Quarantine since June 17 to ensure the safety of the community. To make the quarantine efficient, we have launched these initiatives:


* Out of the 25 cases in these areas, 140 close contacts were traced and already tested.
* The CEDSU, together with the BHERTs and the Taguig PNP personnel conducted comprehensive contact tracing to locate all the people exposed and possibly exposed to the infected patient.


* With the information drive of social distancing patrol team in the area, only Authorized Persons Outside Residence (APOR) are seen going outside of their houses.
* A dialogue with the religious sector was also held to strengthen the information drive.


* Quarantine Control Points personnel in these areas strictly check the Taguig Unified Quarantine Pass before allowing the person to access each control point.
* They also make sure that the residents would go outside their houses only to buy essential goods.


* With the cooperation and understanding of all the residents of Lower Bicutan, no quarantine violators have been recorded to date.
* The Quarantine Team led by the Taguig PNP continues to patrol these areas and remind all the residents of the ECQ guidelines.


* House-to-house distribution of stay-at-home food packs started on June 18, 2020.

As Taguig City continues its fight against the COVID-19 crisis, we ask the support and cooperation of every Taguigeño.