The City’s Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases reports today that none of the 362 Persons Under Monitoring (PUMs) seen and examined by the City Health workers manifested symptoms of Influenza Like Illness (ILI).
City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sara B. Talla informed Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, Chairperson of the City’s Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases, that 20 PUMs were released today after they completed the mandatory 14-day quarantine in the different isolation facilities without showing any signs and symptoms of ILI.
In contrast, 19 new PUMS begin their strict and mandatory 14-day quarantine in the designated isolation facilities today.
The 19 new PUMs are: 10 Locally Stranded Individuals from Manila, Cavite, Binalbagan, San Carlos City and Zamboanga; 2 Returning Overseas Filipinos (ROF) from Canada; 1 lineman from Laguna; 1 branch Manager from Siquijor and 5 private employees from Bulacan.
Finally, of the 362 PUMS: 148 are in designated hotel facilities; 69 are in the community isolation center and 145 are in the barangay isolation facilities.