The number of active COVID-19 cases dropped further following the recovery of 47 COVID-19 patients but with 28 new confirmed cases reported this Friday.
Hence, since the city was affected by the pandemic from January 30, 2020 to June 18, 2021 there are 172 active COVID cases; 2, 311 recoveries and 66 deaths.
The 47 new COVID-19 recoveries are residents of the following barangays: Bagacay (4); Balugo (2); Banilad (2); Bantayan (1); Batinguel (3); Cadawinonan (3); Calindagan (2); Camanjac (2); Candau-ay 8; Daro 8; Junob (5); Looc (1); Piapi (1); Poblacion 5 (1); Tabuc-tubig (1) and Taclobo (3).
Meanwhile, the city registered 28 new COVID-19 cases from Barangays Bajumpandan (1); Banilad (3); Bantayan (1); Batinguel (6); Cadawinonan (1); Camanjac (3); Candau-ay (4); Cantil-e (1); Junob (1); Looc (1); Mangnao (1); Piapi (1); Poblacion 8 (1) and Taclobo (3).
About 8 known close contacts of COVID-19 cases are quarantined and will undergo RT PCR swab tests.
Meanwhile, 38 Persons Under Monitoring were released today after they completed the mandatory 14-day quarantine without showing any signs and symptoms of ILI.