The number of COVID-19 cases is down to a single digit following the recovery of 6 patients with 1 new confirmed case today (Tuesday).
Dumaguete City now has 7 active COVID-19 cases with 5, 611 recoveries and 164 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present March 1, 2022.
Among the 6 new recoveries are 2 senior citizens, a 65-year-old kasambahay and an 80-year-old grandmother with comorbidity.
Five of the recovered patients have been admitted in the hospitals for various pre-existing conditions when they were infected with coronavirus and were now released from isolation.
The lone COVID-19 case confirmed today is a 25-year-old vaccinated resident of Barangay Daro.
Of the 7 active cases, 1 is in home isolation, 5 are confined in the hospitals and 1 is outside of Dumaguete City.