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Bohol’s 13th COVID-19 patient came from virus hot spot Cebu

By: - Correspondent / @leoudtohanINQ
/ 11:43 PM June 16, 2020

Stalls at the Dao Public Market in Tagbilaran City, Bohol are covered with plastics in a bid to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Leo Udtohan/Inquirer Visayas

TAGBILARAN CITY—Bohol’s 13th COVID-19 patient was an individual returning from coronavirus hot spot Cebu.

Gov. Arthur Yap said the patient had been stranded in Cebu and returned to Bohol last June 6.

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The patient did not show symptoms but tested positive for SARS Cov2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and is now on quarantine.

The governor said at least 1,613 Boholanos had already returned to the province after completing quarantine.

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He said at least 2,573 Boholanos are on quarantine.

” We are managing and watching the situation very carefully,” said Yap.

As of 5:30 p.m. on June 16, Bohol has seven COVID-19 cases, seven recoveries and one fatality.

Edited by TSB

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