Five (5) COVID-19 patients are now considered to have recovered after testing negative in the repeat RT-PCR swab tests as disclosed by City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla today.
However, 3 new COVID-19 cases, who are members of the same family, were also reported and confirmed today.
Hence, there are now 40 active COVID-19 cases, 61 recoveries and 6 deaths from January 30, 2020 to December 9, 2020.
5 COVID-19 RECOVERIES
1. NEGOR-COV 635 the 35-year-old hospital nurse and girlfriend of NEGOR-COV 567 from Barangay Mangnao
2.NEGOR-COV 645 the 4-year-old girl and close contact of NEGOR-COV 555 from Poblacion 2
3.NEGOR-COV 661 the 35-year-old male elected government official of an adjacent municipality who claims to be a resident of Barangay Junob
4.NEGOR-COV 569 the 51-year-old government employee and resident of Barangay Talay
5.NEGOR-COV 597 the 64-year-old husband and close contact of NEGOR-COV 566 from Barangay Daro
3 NEW COVID-19 CASES
1.NEGOR-COV 717 the 69-year-old businessman and brother of NEGOR-COV 660 from Barangay Banilad
2.NEGOR-COV 718 the 62-year-old sister-in-law of NEGOR-COV 660 from Barangay Banilad
3.NEGOR-COV 719 the 55-year-old sister of NEGOR-COV 660 from Barangay Banilad
CORRECTION: Upon verification the following facts are established that:
1.NEGOR-COV 707 is the 37-year-old wife and close contact of NEGOR-COV 646 and NOT of NEGOR-COV 674
2.NEGOR-COV 708 is the 25-year-old sister and close contact of NEGOR-COV 646 and NOT of NEGOR-COV 674
The concerned authorities hereby apologize for the misidentification of the NEGOR-COV patients although they are all residents of Barangay Balugo.