Cagayan de Oro City recorded four new confirmed cases as of 10:00pm, August 17, 2020 including 3 cases involving local transmission. This was revealed in today’s press briefing at City Hall.
The new cases are as follows:
- CASE #207: 51-year old male from Brgy Kauswagan; ROF from Australia; arrived in Manila via cargo ship last July 31; arrived in CDO August 9 via airplane; swab taken August 15; asymptomatic; has hypertension with medical maintenance
- CASE #208: 23-year old female from Brgy Camaman-an; LOCAL CASE-APOR; resident of Las Pinas; arrived in CDO June 2019; swab taken August 15; asymptomatic; 15 close contacts identified (all but 2 placed at CIU)
- CASE #209: 66-year old male from Barangay Camaman-an; LOCAL CASE; no travel history; had fever, cough, shortness of breath; admitted August 14 at JR Borja City Hospital; swab taken August 15; died August 15; 21 close contacts identified (all placed at CIU)
- CASE #210: 69-year old male from Zone 7 Barangay Carmen; LOCAL CASE; no travel history; admitted August 14 at JR Borja City Hospital; referred to NMMC; has diabetes; 4 direct contacts identified
As of today, the city has a cumulative total cases of 210 of which 62 are active cases with 138 recoveries and 9 deaths.