Vintar Mayor Larisa Fronda called said there is no reason to panic despite the town’s sixth confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID19) case.
The Ilocos Norte politiko made the statement after the Provincial Police Office sent an augmentation team to take over the Vintar Police Station.
A local cop tested positive for COVID19.
The cop is asymptomatic.
“There is no reason for us to worry for as long as we also do our part. Let us continue to observed maximum health protocols at all times,” Fronda said.
“With your cooperation, we can survive this pandemic,” she added.