Five (5) COVID Positive cases have now recovered from COVID-19 after testing negative in the swab RT-PCR last Tuesday along with 11 other close contacts and persons with Influenza Like Illness or ILI.
With the 5 new recoveries, the City has 2 active COVID cases while the number of recoveries rises to 19.
Quoting the results from the Department of Health Regional Office 7, City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla informed Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo of the 16 negative swab test results, to wit:
NEGOR-COV 253 is a 27-year-old Male and exposed to an APOR who was a COVID Case from San Carlos City
(Members of the same family)
NEGOR-COV 254 is a 33-year-old Male
NEGOR-COV 255 is a 32-year-old Female
NEGOR-COV 256 is an 11-month old Female
NEGOR-COV 257 is a 70-year-old Female
Five (5) members of the same family with ILI from Barangay Junob
Six (6) employees exposed to COVID-19 cases
Based on the most recent report from the Provincial Inter-Agency Task Force MEID, no new COVID cases were recorded under Dumaguete City today.