City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla reports that the latest batch of swab test results reveal that 2 COVID Positive Cases and 5 close contacts of two other COVID Positive Cases were found negative in the RT-PCR examinations.
Specifically, the City’s Inter-Agency Task Force confirms the following NEGATIVE swab RT-PCR results:
• RECOVERED. NEGOR-COV 208 a 46-year-old resident of Barangay Bantayan, wife of Case No. 199 (Office Staff of Case No. 191)
• RECOVERED. NEGOR-COV 223 a 30-year-old female gym instructor, who temporarily resides in Barangay Calindagan (a close contact of NEGOR-COV 195)
• NEGATIVE. 3 residents of Barangays Piapi and Daro, who are close contacts of NEGOR-COV 232 (a nurse from Guihulngan City)
•NEGATIVE. 2 residents of Barangay Piapi, who are close contacts of NEGOR-COV 257 (a 70-year-old female whose husband was an ILI)
There are currently 11 COVID Positive cases listed under Dumaguete City, but two of these individuals are just temporarily staying here.
NEGOR-COV 222 is from Mindanao and a close contact of NEGOR-COV 195 while NEGOR-COV 253 is from Manjuyod and was exposed to COVID positive case from San Carlos City.