Cagayan de Oro reports 30 new Covid-19 cases in 3 days

THE Cagayan de Oro City Health Office on Saturday, January 2, 2021, reported 30 new coronavirus infections from December 30, 2020 to January 1, 2021, three of whom are returning overseas Filipino workers (ROFs) and 27 are local transmissions.

This brought the total cases count in the city to 2,847.

Acting City Health Officer Dr. Lorraine Nery said 10 of the 27 new local cases are close contacts of previously confirmed cases, one is an inmate, four are local authorized persons outside residence (Apors), and 12 are local index cases.

Of the 2,847 total Covid-19 cases in the city, 403 are returning overseas Filipino workers/locally stranded individuals (ROFs/LSIs) and 2,444 cases are local transmissions.

Cagayan de Oro has recorded 253 active cases, 85 of whom are admitted to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center and other hospitals in the city, 161 outpatients, and seven are ROFs/LSIs.

The city also has 37 new recoveries.

This brought the total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro to 2,453.

Of the figure, 288 are LSIs, 106 are ROFs, and 2,059 are local cases (community: 1,733; Apors: 326).

The number of Covid-19 deaths in the city is now at 141.


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