City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla confirms the recovery of 4 COVID-19 patients following the release of repeat swab RT-PCR test results Wednesday.
However, 2 new COVID-19 cases were also reported on the same day.
The 2 new cases include an 81-year-old senior citizen and a bank employee both with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness.
Thus, the total active COVID-19 cases is now 44 with 2, 695 recoveries and 77 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to the present July 27, 2021.
The 4 COVID-19 patients who recovered were a government employee of a national agency, a construction worker, a BPO employee and a resident of Barangay Buñao.