Just in: The Department of Health Western Center for Health Development reports 26 new confirmed cases as of today, June 28. This totals to 138 active cases (274 total confirmed cases). Moreover, it may be recalled that Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas announced earlier today that there have been six (6) local physicians who have tested positive for the deadly coronavirus.
“I was informed that 6 medical doctors from one hospital in iloilo are positive in the RT-PCR tests . I have coordinated with the medical director and they are doing all the necessary protocols to ensure the safety of everyone. Let us do everything to ensure the safety of everyone- be safe all my beloved Ilonggos!” states Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas earlier today via social media.
It may also be recalled that there have been an increase in confirmed cases in the region.