City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla disclosed that 67 new COVID-19 cases were reported along with 1 death as 80 close contacts of confirmed cases were quarantined beginning today.
Hence, from January 30, 2020 to June 13, 2021 the city now has 495 active COVID cases; 1, 097 recoveries and 51 deaths.
The 67 new COVID-19 cases are residents of Barangays Balugo (3), Banilad (1), Bantayan (2), Batinguel (1), Buñao (3), Cadawinonan (5), Camanjac (5), Candau-ay (1), Cantil-e (1), Looc (2), Motong (9), Piapi (20), Poblacion 2 (1), Poblacion 8 (1), Pulantubig (9), Taclobo (1) and Talay (2).
Meanwhile, a 54-year-old COVID patient with comorbidity is the latest reported fatality.
Among those on quarantine are 80 close contacts of COVID confirmed cases in Barangays Buñao, Motong and Balugo along with 3 persons with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness or ILI.