By Marisol Bo-oc | 05:55 PM April 29, 2022
The province of Bohol will be placed under Alert Level 2 from May 1 to 15, the Inter-Agency Task Force announced on Friday.
Duero town in Bohol is placed under Alert Level 1.
Other parts of the country are either under Alert Level 1 or 2 on election day as the COVID-19 task force extended the relaxed restrictions until May 15.
The following areas are placed under Alert Level 1:
Cordillera Administrative Region: Tublay, Benguet
Region IV-A: Candelaria, Quezon; Dolores, Quezon; and San Antonio, Quezon; Region IV-B: Cagayancillo, Palawan; and Region V: Caramoan, Pili, and Tigaon, Camarines Sur; and Capalonga, Camarines Norte
Region VI: Candoni, Negros Occidental and Tobias Fornier (Dao), Antique;
Region VII: Amlan (Ayuquitan), Negros Oriental and Duero, Bohol
Region VIII: Matalom, Leyte. For Mindanao, Region IX: Jose Dalman (Ponot) and Labason, Zamboanga del Norte; Molave and Ramon Magsaysay (Liargo) Zamboanga del Sur; and Buug, Zamboanga Sibugay
Region X: Tudela, Misamis Occidental; Baroy, Lanao del Norte; Lala, Lanao del Norte; and Tubod, Lanao del Norte
Region XI: Caraga, Davao Oriental
Region XII: City of Koronadal, South Cotabato; Arakan, North Cotabato; and Lebak, Sultan Kudarat; CARAGA: Kitcharao, Agusan del Norte; Santa Josefa, Agusan del Sur; Libjo (Albor), Dinagat Islands; and General Luna, Surigao del Norte
Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao: South Upi, Maguindanao and Turtle Islands, Tawi-Tawi
Meanwhile, the following provinces, highly urbanized cities, and independent component cities are placed under Alert Level 2:
Cordillera Administrative Region: Benguet, Ifugao; Region II: Nueva Vizcaya; Region IV-A: Quezon Province
Region IV-B: Occidental Mindoro and Palawan
Region V: Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Masbate, and Sorsogon
Region VI: Antique and Negros Occidental
Region VII: Bohol, Cebu, and Negros Oriental
Region VIII: Leyte, Northern Samar and Western Samar
Region IX: City of Isabela, Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga Sibugay
Region X: Lanao del Norte and Misamis Occidental
Region XI: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, Davao Oriental, Davao de Oro and Davao Occidental
Region XII: General Santos City, North Cotabato, Sarangani, Sultan Kudarat and South Cotabato; CARAGA: Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands and Surigao del Norte
Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao: Basilan, Cotabato City, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi
The Commission on Elections on Thursday said there is no need to postpone the May 9 polls despite the detection of the first known case of the more transmissible Omicron subvariant B.2.12.