Two localities in Lagayan town of Abra has been declared under localized enhanced community quarantine for two weeks starting today.
With Executive Order No. 19, Lagayan Edarc Crisologo placed barangay Poblacion and sitio Baybayatin in barangay Collago of said town under ECQ starting August 5 until 16.
Crisologo placed Poblacion under ECQ after six locals contracted Covid-19, while one person has been logged in sitio Baybayatin.
With the ECQ, Crisologo said that only one person from a household is allowed to go out of their residence to buy their essentials.
Meanwhile, ECQ ends in barangay Kimmalaba in Dolores town after two weeks. Said barangay was placed under localized ECQ last July 22.
ECQ will also be lifted in Sallapadan Barrio and Saccaang in Sal-lapadan town on Saturday after two weeks. Said villages were placed under localized ECQ last July 25.