The City Health Office reports 6 new COVID-19 recoveries with 2 new cases, Monday.
Presently, Dumaguete City has 43 active COVID-19 cases, 2, 752 recoveries and 79 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present August 9, 2021.
Thirteen (13) barangays reported zero active COVID-19 cases while 11 others are managing just 1 or 2 active cases as of August 9, 2021.
The 6 new COVID-19 recoveries included an 87-year-old resident of Barangay Bagacay, 2 IT workers, a government employee, a health worker and 14-year-old student.
Meanwhile, the 2 new COVID-19 cases are residents of Barangays Looc and Mangnao, who are now isolated with their close contacts subject to swab tests.