The province of Batanes reported that they have logged its 12th COVID-19 case.
In a statement, the provincial government announced that a 47-year old woman was the latest addition to their records. She is a resident of Itbayat but came from Tuguegarao City through a local flight on June 21.
The woman was tagged as patient B-012, who is experiencing cough and fever and is being observed at the Batanes Resort Isolation Facility.
Local health officials are also coordinating with all of her close contacts, including the passengers of the same flight. All are being isolated in quarantine centers in the province.