Bacolod probing new case of possible coronavirus


Another person under investigation (PUI) was admitted to a hospital in Bacolod City last February 10, Vice Mayor El Cid Familiaran said.

Familiaran, head of the Inter-Agency Task Group on novel coronavirus, said as of yesterday, six PUIs are currently admitted in hospitals in the city.

“The latest admission traveled to Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Zhu Hai, and China,” the vice mayor said. (

All patients are in stable condition, he added.

Familiaran said all the seven hospitals in the city are ready to accommodate patients for isolation and management, having 13 isolation beds in total.