- The number of COVID-19 cases in Quezon City continues to increase
- It has been reported that Quezon City now has a total of 461 cases
- Meanwhile, 33 of the patients passed away and 14 of them have recovered
- The Quezon City government also partnered with the Philippine Red Cross for the mass testing of PUIs and PUMs
- There are 76 PUIs and 416 PUMs reported in Quezon City as of 11 p.m. of April 1
The local government unit of Quezon City has recorded a total of 464 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases as of April 1 at 11 p.m.
KAMI learned that out of the 464 cases, only 310 of the patients have confirmed addresses.
Through a Facebook post, it has been announced that 33 of the patients have died, while 14 of them have recovered.
“464 ang naitalang kaso ng #COVID19PH sa Quezon City ayon sa Department of Health,” it read in the post.
“Sa bilang, 310 dito ang may kumpletong address sa ating lungsod habang 174 ang kumpirmado na ng ating QC Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance Unit,” it added.
Meanwhile, there are 76 patients under investigation (PUIs) and 416 patients under monitoring (PUMs).
The Barangay Batasan Hills has the most COVID-19 cases with a total of 14 patients, followed by Barangay Matandang Balara with 13 cases.
The Quezon City government has also teamed up with the Philippine Red Cross for the mass testing of PUIs and PUMs in the area. According to Senator Richard Gordon, mass testing will start next week.
As previously reported by KAMI, some residents of Sitio San Roque in Quezon City were arrested after they protested due to a lack of relief efforts in their area.
As of April 2, 2020, the Department of Health (DOH) has recorded a total of 2,633 COVID-19 cases in the Philippines. Meanwhile, there were 107 reported deaths.
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