The number of active COVID-19 cases dropped to 167 after the City Health Office reported 12 recoveries, 3 new cases and 1 death, Monday.
A barangay official of the Municipality of Siaton, who was swabbed for travel and 2 employees are the 3 new COVID-19 cases in the city.
An 85-year-old senior citizen, who was COVID-19 positive, died in the hospital.
Hence, since January 30, 2020 to July 12, 2021 the city has 167 active COVID-19 cases with 2, 456 recoveries and 69 deaths.
The 12 new recoveries include policemen, senior citizens, a resident of Siquijor and close contacts of previous COVID cases from Barangay Batinguel (2), Cadawinonan (1), Calindagan (1), Candau-ay (5), Motong (1), Piapi (1) and Taclobo (1).