Pangasinan Governor Amado “Pogi” Espino III imposed a “total lockdown” in several barangays where residents have made contact with positive cases of COVID-19.
On Saturday, March 21, the politiko meet with Provncial Health Officer Anna Ma. Teresa De Guzman and Police Provincial Director Redrico Maranan to “intensify” the contact tracing efforts in the province.
One COVID-19 case was reported in Bayambang and Basista towns. Other affected towns or barangays are as follows: Alcala (Bgys Ataynan, Poblacion West, Caranglaan, Laoac, Curareng); Bautista (Ketegan, Baluyot, Vacante, Pugo, Diaz, Palisoc, Poblacion East, Poponto); Malasiqui (Waig, Tomling, Nalsian Sur); and Urbiztondo (1 barangay being determined).