The number of COVID-19 active cases dropped to 65 following the recovery of 12 patients but with 4 new confirmed cases based on the most recent swab test results released Tuesday.
The 12 new recoveries include 3 minors, a retiree, a street vendor, a teacher, 3 employees of private companies and 3 individuals, who were exposed to earlier COVID-19 cases.
Meanwhile, the 4 new COVID-19 cases are 2 senior citizens, a faculty and a resident of Barangay Mangnao with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness.
Therefore, the city now has 65 active COVID-19 cases, 2, 857recoveries and 80 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to the present August 31, 2021.