Lamut Mayor Mariano Buyagawan Jr has ordered the total closure of the town after a week of enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) due to the coronavirus disease (COVID19) pandemic.
The municipal government has closed all roads leading to Lamut.
The town is known as the “Gateway to Ifugao.”
He said the closure will be until further notice.
“The time has come and we are very sorry but we have to close the Lamut Bridge,” Buyagawan said.
“Please stay home and pray,” he added.