LSI entry in 2 Negros areas suspended
LSI entry in 2 Negros areas suspendedGilbert Bayoran(The Philippine Star) – November 16, 2020 – 12:00amBACOLOD CITY , Philippines — The regional inter-agency task force on coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 in Western Visayas has suspended the entry of locally stranded individuals (LSIs) to Cadiz City and La Castellana, both in Negros Occidental.The suspension, which took effect yesterday until the end of the month in Cadiz City, will pave the way for the disinfection and decontamination of quarantine facilities in the areas.The suspension was approved by task force chief Juan Jovian Ingenie...
Ilocos Norte suspends LSI acceptance
Ilocos Norte suspends LSI acceptanceRaymund Catindig(The Philippine Star) – September 14, 2020 – 12:00amTUGUEGARAO , Philippines — The provincial government of Ilocos Norte has stopped accepting locally stranded individuals (LSIs) until Sept. 18 due to a spike in coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19.The suspension will give frontliners a break as quarantine facilities in the province are almost full, Gov. Mathew Manotoc said yesterday.The moratorium was approved by the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases.The province recorded 86 COVID cases, 35 of which ar...