Issue of July 25, 2021
Mt. Province

Other Links:
City to sue fake vax card users
by Aileen P. Refuerzo / PIO

Baguio City is ready to press charges against persons who will use unauthorized Covid-19 vaccination cards or passports in any transactions including gaining entry to the city.

Mayor Benjamin Magalong issued the warning after online posts openly selling fake vaccination cards circulated nationwide perpetrated by enterprising individuals.

“People might jump at this opportunity to fake their vaccine passports and enter the city without undergoing testing thereby putting everybody else at risk,” the mayor said.

He said the city’s triage is equipped to determine the authenticity of vaccination cards by double checking the QR codes and validating the hotline numbers indicated in the cards.

Holders of cards that cannot be validated through said means will have to undergo testing and will be turned away if they refused.

Those with obviously faked cards will be charged accordingly.

The use of fake documents is prohibited and punishable under the law, particularly the Revised Penal Code’s Article 172 – Falsification by private individuals and use of falsified documents, Article 174 – False medical certificates, false certification of merits or service, etc. and Article 175 – Use of false certificates.

Your Ad Here

City speeds up contingencies vs COVID-19 Delta variant

Vaccination curbs deaths due to COVID-19 infection in city

Residents told to observe ban on liquor amid Delta threats

Drivers told to keep vehicles sanitized

Dad seeks check of goods ordered online

City to open more sites for vaccination

City puts up own HOCL machine

Baguio Country Club
Congressman Eric Yap
Department of Agriculture – CAR
Department of Health – CAR
Department of Labor and Employment – CAR
Department of Transportation
Gov. Melchor Daguines Diclas, MD
National Grid Corporation of the Philippines
Pines City Colleges
Province of Benguet
The Manor

Amare La Cucina
Baguio Center Mall
Baguio Water District
Benguet Electric Cooperative
Benjamin CID Educational Supply
Brunos Restaurant
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Regional Field Office – CAR
Congressman Mark Go and Sol Go
Department of Environment and Natural Resources – CAR
Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong
Mayor Romeo K. Salda
MV Alabanza Longganisa
Overseas Worker Welfare Administration
Philex Mining
Regional Development Council – CAR
Home | About Us | Editorial Policy | Contact Us  
News | Opinion | Snapshots | Week's Mail | Obituaries  
Copyright © 2007-2015. All Rights Reserved.