By Rizal Obanil
The local government of Parañaque conducted coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) tests on more than 1,000 residents of Barangay San Dionisio Saturday.
A report by ABS-CBN said that 78 residents tested positive for COVID-19 and immediately underwent a confirmatory test.
Those who test positive will also be brought to an isolation facility.
The local government of Parañaque also designated a separate isolation facility for those who are symptomatic.
It can be recalled that since Thursday, nine areas in Barangay San Dionisio were placed under a 3-day “reasonable and calibrated” lockdown after the confirmed cases there reached 117 with 2 deaths and 75 recoveries.
The local government of Parañaque appealed to their constituents to abide by all health protocols set by both the local and national government.