Residents of Pinikitan in Camaman-an, Cagayan de Oro City are now temporarily barred from passing through quarantine checkpoints un Misamis Oriental. This was disclosed by Provincial Covid-19 Task Force spokesperson Atty. Jeffrey Saclot who added that the Provincial Health Office will not be issuing any travel pass to them.
Atty. Saclot also advised all Misamisnons to avoid going to Pinikitan otherwise, they will be treated as person under monitoring (PUM) upon their return to their hometowns.
It can recalled that the latest Covid-19 positive patient in Cagayan de Oro City who died April 18 lived in Pinikitan, a densely populated area near Cogon Market.