A 16-year old resident of Butong, Quezon, Bukidnon became the province’s latest confirmed Covid-19 case. The patient is a Locally Stranded Individual (LSI) who together with the mother and sibling arrived from Manila via an AirAsia flight last June 8, 2020, fetched at Laguindingan Airport by Quezon municipal staff and tested positive via rapid test upon arrival in Malaybalay City.
Patient also tested positive via RT-PCR and is currently admitted at Bukidnon Provincial Medical Center (BPMC) after showing Covid symptoms. The patient’s mother and sibling are now at the Provincial Isolation Unit.
Read below the official statement from LGU Quezon.