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Coordinated Operations to Defeat Epidemic (CODE) Team Visit (September 5, 2020)

Author: DA Communications Group | 5 September 2020

Agriculture Secretary William Dar, as the cabinet member tasked to provide stronger support for Caloocan City having areas identified with high Covid-19 community transmission, led the Coordinated Operations to Defeat Epidemic (CODE) Team Visit in the city on September 5, 2020.

Together with National Task Force Covid-19 Chair and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Mayor Oscar Malapitan, and representatives of Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) member agencies, the CODE Team discussed the national and local governments’ situation, action plans, strategies, interventions, and best practices to win the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The city’s average daily case of 1,696 has gone down to only 61. (Photos by Alan Jay Jacalan, DA-AFID)