The City Health Office reports 12 new COVID-19 cases along with 3 recoveries, Thursday.
None of the new cases are close contacts of previous COVID patients as 10 of them are individuals who manifested Influenza Like Illness and 2 were swabbed as part of travel requirements.
Presently, Dumaguete City has 122 active COVID-19 cases with 2, 978 recoveries and 82 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present September 16, 2021.
The 12 new COVID-19 cases are residents of Barangays Bagacay (2), Bajumpandan, Banilad (4), Cadawinonan (2), Calindagan, Cantil-e and Motong.
Meanwhile, the 6 new COVID-19 recoveries are residents of Barangays Bantayan (2), Cadawinonan, Candau-ay (2) and Taclobo.
Barangays Balugo, Buñao, Mangnao, Poblacion 1, Poblacion 3, Poblacion 6, Poblacion 7 and Tabuc-tubig reported zero active COVID-19 cases for the past few days.