The number of active COVID-19 cases in Butuan City further increased to 585 on Wednesday (September 1) after 94 new infections were added to the list.
According to the Butuan Public Information Office, the new cases raised to 8,064 the city’s total number of infections since last year.
Of this number, 7,265 have already recovered, including the 28 patients who were added to the list of recoveries.
However, three more patients succumbed to COVID-19, pushing the city’s death toll to 214.
Butuan City local officials appealed to residents to seriously heed the warnings of the government by following all the health protocols to help minimize the city’s COVID-19 cases.CLC