By Gabriela Baron
Local authorities in Bustos, Bulacan placed Barangay Talampas under total lockdown starting Friday, May 22.
The lockdown started at 5 p.m. of May 22 and will be in effect until 11:59 p.m. of Monday, May 25.
Authorities ordered the lockdown after one resident in the barangay tested positive for COVID-19.
With the lockdown, authorities will be able to conduct thorough contact tracing and swab testing on those who had close contact with the COVID-19 patient.
Food packs will be distributed to residents during the 3-day total lockdown.