For the first time since 2 and ½ months ago, the number of active COVID-19 cases has dropped to just 70 cases based on the report of the City Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases as of July 21, 2021.
The report also discloses that 14 of the 30 barangays report 0 to just 1 active COVID-19 case, while 14 barangays are managing between 2-7 active cases.
Nevertheless, Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo stressed the need for the City Health Office and the barangay officials to remain vigilant and strictly enforce health protocols including prompt isolation and treatment of COVID-19 cases.
The following is the distribution of the 70 active COVID-19 cases which are now isolated and/or under treatment:
Bagacay (4), Bajumpandan (2), Balugo (1), Banilad (2), Bantayan (2), Batinguel (7), Buñao (3), Cadawinonan (2), Calindagan (0), Camanjac (3), Candau-ay (2), Cantil-e (0), Daro (10), Junob (1), Looc (1), Mangnao (2), Motong (2), Piapi (14), Poblacion 1 (0), Poblacion 2 (0), Poblacion 3 (0), Poblacion 4 (1), Poblacion 5 (0), Poblacion 6 (0), Poblacion 7 (0), Poblacion 8 (4), Pulantubig (4), Tabuc-tubig (1), Taclobo (2) and Talay (0).
Of the 70 active COVID cases: 49 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 10 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 2 are admitted at NOPH; 2 are confined at ACE Doctors; 3 at Holy Child Hospital; 1 at Negros Polymedic Hospital and 3 are presently outside of Dumaguete City.