Ilocos Sur Governor Ryan Luis Singson reported that a one year-old boy from San Ildefonso town is among the six new cases of the highly transmissible Delta variant of COVID-19.
Moreover, two children aged 9 and 10 also contracted the virus with the same variant.
Gov. Singson expressed that the lgu is alarmed with the increasing number of infected children.
“We now see a clustering of cases where almost all members of a household become infected as compared to several months ago,” the Politiko shared.