The City’s Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases confirms that twenty (20) of the twenty-one (21) contacts of the two COVID confirmed cases swabbed last Tuesday tested negative of the RT-PCR.
However, one of them tested positive. She is the daughter of COVID Case No. 6 (82-year-old woman, who died while admitted at NOPH on July 26, 2020).
She is now COVID Case No. 8, who remains asymptomatic and has been isolated since last week at a barangay isolation facility.
Meanwhile, all the contacts of COVID Case No. 7 (32-year-old, male, LSI from Cebu City) tested negative. He remains in isolation at a designated facility and will be subject to a repeat swab on Tuesday.
The contact tracing by the City Health Office and Philippine National Police continues