10 May OCTA Flags Cagayan de Oro City As COVID-19 “Area Of Concern”
Mga higala! The OCTA Research Group has recently flagged Cagayan de Oro City as an “area of concern” due to its spike in COVID-19 cases!
Cagayan de Oro was tagged with the said category together with 2 other cities outside NCR Plus:
“Outside the NCR Plus, the following are considered areas of concern due to a rise in new COVID-19 cases: Cagayan de Oro in Misamis Oriental, Puerto Princesa in Palawan, and Bacolod in Negros Occidental.”
ICYDK, CDO has been having over 50 new cases daily, which is 2-3 times higher compared to the lower daily tallies recorded earlier this 2021.
The city has even recorded 128 new local COVID-19 cases during the recent weekend, May 8 and 9:
Moreover, the Philippines has recorded a total of 1,101,990 cumulative cases as of May 9:
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