PRO 8 Remains COVID-19 Free
Camp Kangleon, Palo, Leyte- Police Regional Office (PRO) 8 under the leadership of PBGEN BERNABE MENDOZA BALBA, Regional Director, through its Regional Health Service (RHS) 8 led by PLTCOL TECHIE M LEBANAN, said on Wednesday that this PRO remains COVID-19 free despite having a total of seven (7) COVID-19 Probable Cases monitored among its PNP frontliners as of May 13, 2020.
All of the seven (7) Probable cases tested negative of the virus based on the results of their COVID-19 RT-PCR Test.
Meanwhile, nineteen (19) personnel from Tarangnan MPS are still under monitoring/isolation.
It has been noted that the Philippine National Police Health Service, National Headquarters has monitored one hundred ninety-seven (197) confirmed cases from the entire PNP organization and at least four (4) deaths as of this writing.
“Gusto ko lang ipaabot sa lahat ng taga-Eastern Visayas na ang krisis na ating kinakaharap ngayon ay hindi pa rin tuluyang nasusugpo. Kaya naman ako ay nakikiusap sa lahat na makipacgtulungan sa inyong mga otoridad sa pamamagitan ng pananatili pa rin sa inyong mga kabahayan upang sa ganun maiwasan ang patuloy na pagkalat ng virus na ito,” says RD Balba.
Further, RD Balba expresses his sincerest sympathy to police frontliners who have gone ahead while fighting the pandemic and that they deserve to be appreciated for their supreme sacrifice in the fight against COVID-19.
Should you have any inquiry, please contact us through the following social media accounts: Facebook Account: Pulis Rehiyon VIII; or Facebook Page: Police Regional Office 8 or YouTube Channel: Pulis Otso (The Official YouTube Channel of PRO8).