Olongapo gets 7 new COVID-19 cases, its single day highest

SAN ANTONIO, ZAMBALES—Olongapo City logged its highest single-day increase in COVID-19 cases on Friday (Aug. 7), officials said.

Olongapo City Mayor Rolen Paulino Jr. said seven new COVID-19 patients were added to the city’s tally of 19 cases.


Among the latest reported cases were those of two health workers aged 26 and 30.

The other new COVID-19 cases included those of a 53-year-old woman who was previously diagnosed with chronic kidney disease, a 45-year-old woman who arrived from United Kingdom in July and a 54-year-old man who was scheduled for gall stone removal.


Also infected were a 58-year-old man who is the father of another COVID-19 patient and a 32-year-old woman who gave birth last month.

To date, the city listed 22 recoveries and three fatalities.

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