RESIDENTS OF CITY JAIL GET FACE MASKS

In compliance to the directive of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, Chairperson of the Inter-Agency Task Force COVID-19, City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla delivered over a thousand face masks for both jail guards and Persons Deprived of Liberty (PDLs) this afternoon to replenish the jail infirmary’s supplies.

The face masks came from the donation of Lee Super Plaza and shall be distributed to about 622 PDLs and several jail staff.

At present, the City District Jail is in total lockdown since March 22, which prohibits the entry of visitors and acceptance of new residents.

Dr. Talla conferred with the City Jail nurse and other officials to get updates on the conditions of the PDLs.