The City Health Office reports 10 new COVID-19 cases (9 symptomatic and a close contact) along with 3 recoveries, Thursday.
Presently, Dumaguete City has 70 active COVID-19 cases, 2, 874 recoveries and 80 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present September 2, 2021.
Today’s report also disclosed that the youngest COVID-19 case is a 7-year-old child while the oldest is a 73-year-old housekeeper.
The 10 new COVID-19 cases are residents of Barangays Bagacay, Bajumpandan, Bantayan (2), Cadawinonan, Junob (3), Looc and Taclobo.
Meanwhile, the 4 new COVID-19 recoveries are residents of Barangays Bajumpandan, Banilad and Candau-ay (2).
Eleven (11) barangays reported zero active COVID-19 cases while 13 others are managing just 1 or 2 active cases as of September 2, 2021.