THE City Health Office of Cagayan de Oro has noted an increase in the number of active cases in the city.

According to data from the City Health Office, Cagayan de Oro has a total of 114 active cases, in which 44 were admitted at the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) and other hospitals in the city, 69 were outpatients and one was a returning overseas Filipinos (ROF)/locally stranded individual (LSI).

The City Health Office further reported that the city recorded 35 new cases over the weekend, bringing the cumulative number of infections in the city to 27,280.

Of the 35 local cases, 23 were local index cases, two were local cases with link, six were authorized persons outside residence (Apors), three were Apors with link and one dead.

The total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro is now at 26,209, while the number of Covid-19 deaths in the city is at 957, with one new recorded Covid-related death over the weekend. (SunStar Philippines)