PUI dies in Pangasinan while being treated for COVID-19 symptoms

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Published March 26, 2020, 10:04 AM

By Liezle Basa Inigo

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — A Person Under Investigation (PUI) died at the Region I Medical Center in Dagupan City while being treated for symptoms of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

This prompted Mayor Leopoldo Bataoil to issue Executive Order No. 26, Series of 2020, placing barangay Lisbong West under an extreme enhanced community quarantine effective Wednesday, March 25.

Pending the result of the confirmatory test on whether or not the PUI died due to COVID-19 or other causes, Mayor Bataoil said the quarantine measure will limit the movement of the people of the barangay where the PUI was a resident.

“This means that no one shall be allowed to enter and exit from Libsong West. Residents of Libsong West

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