Dumaguete City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla reports 13 new COVID-19 recoveries but with 10 new cases, Wednesday.
The 13 new COVID-19 recoveries included 4 senior citizens, a 6-month-old child, a health worker and 7 other close contacts of previous cases.
Meanwhile, the 10 new COVID-19 cases are 2 senior citizens in their 70s , a government employee, a teacher and 6 other residents of Barangays Banilad, Cantil-e, Daro and Tabuc-tubig.
There are 22 active COVID-19 cases with 5, 834 recoveries and 167 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present August 12, 2022.