City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla disclosed that 58 close contacts exposed to confirmed COVID cases have been swabbed for RT-PCR tests today while under quarantine.
However, no new COVID-19 cases or recoveries reported today.
Thus, there are currently still 14 active cases; 470 recoveries and 30 deaths from January 30, 2020 to March 29, 2021.
Thirteen (13) of the new Persons Under Monitoring or PUMs are close contacts of the COVID positive 1-year-old child from Barangay Piapi.
None of the remaining 116 PUMs seen and examined by the City Health workers manifested symptoms of Influenza Like Illness (ILI) while under quarantine.