Three (3) employees of private companies are among the 12 new COVID-19 cases along with 13 recoveries that were reported today (Wednesday).
Dumaguete City has 64 active COVID-19 cases with 2, 870 recoveries and 80 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present September 1, 2021.
The 13 COVID-19 patients who have recovered are residents of Barangays Bagacay (2), Bantayan, Batinguel (4), Calindagan, Candau-ay, Tabuc-tubig and Taclobo (3).
Meanwhile, the 12 new COVID-19 cases are 4 members of the same household, 2 members of a family exposed to a relative who earlier tested for coronavirus, 3 employees of private companies and 3 residents of Barangays Banilad, Cantil-e and Taclobo.
All 12 new COVID cases have been isolated and their close contacts placed on mandatory quarantine for swab tests.