Despite the increasing COVID-19 cases in the Philippines which is now at 72, 269, the Director for Health Promotion and Communication Service Dr. Beverly Lorraine Ho of the Department of Health (DOH) reported yesterday, July 22, 2020, that as of July 21, 2020 the Philippines has four (4) Provinces with zero COVID-19 cases.
Four COVID-19 Free Provinces
These are the following provinces in the Philippines with zero COVID-19 Cases:
- Dinagat Islands
Dr. Ho said in her statement that among the COVID-19 Free Provinces are isolated islands. Furthermore, she is encouraging everyone to continue the measures they have started to make sure that they will remain COVID-19 free.
“Bukod sa pagiging isolated dahil isla ang iba sa mga probinsiyang ito, ipinagmamalaki po namin ang balitang ito at inaanyayahan na patuloy nating ipagpatuloy ang mga measures na kanilang nasimulan to make sure na wala silang kaso ng COVID-19.” Dr. Beverly Lorraine Ho
The Province with the Lowest Number of COVID-19 Case in Cordillera
Based on the COVID-19 Update of Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) yesterday, July 22, 2020, Mountain Province has the lowest COVID-19 case in the Cordillera Region with three (3) confirmed COVID-19 Cases.