The City Health Office reports 11 new COVID-19 cases with 9 recoveries Tuesday.
Presently, Dumaguete City has 46 active COVID-19 cases, 2, 691 recoveries and 77 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present July 27, 2021.
Among the newly confirmed COVID-19 cases are 2 health workers, a seafarer, a 76-year-old retired government employee and several individuals exposed to members of the same households who earlier tested positive of the virus.
The 11 new COVID-19 cases are residents of Barangays Banilad (1), Candau-ay (1), Daro (1), Junob (1), Mangnao (1), Piapi (3), Poblacion 8 (1) and Taclobo (2).
Meanwhile, the new COVID-19 recoveries are from barangays Bagacay (1), Bajumpandan (2), Batinguel (2), Daro (2), Looc (1) and Mangnao (1).