Total COVID cases in Cebu City now 2,202


Cebu City now has 2,202 cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), keeping its spot as the single local government unit with the highest number of cases.

Yesterday, the city recorded 60 additional cases of the virus from 19 urban barangays, including a case from a yet to be verified barangay.

Barangay Duljo Fatima recorded the highest number of cases with 14 new infected individuals. The patients will be brought to the Duljo Elementary School for isolation. (

Barangays Pasil recorded three new cases while its neighbor Barangay Suba recorded an additional two cases.

The two barangays share the major trading hubs, Suba Fish Port and Pasil Fish Market, which will both remain close even if the city will transition to general community quarantine tomorrow, Monday.

Barangay Mabolo has recorded seven new cases while its neighboring Barangay Carreta recorded two new cases.

Barangay Mambaling continues to record new cases with six new Covid-19 patients. It now has almost 700 cases of the coronavirus.

Barangay Tejero recorded five cases, while its neighboring Barangay Tinago recorded two cases. Barangays Ermita and Tisa had three new cases each.

Central Barangays Sawang Calero and Lorega recorded two new cases each, while their neighbor, Barangay Camputhaw recorded one new case.

Barangay Sambag 2 also recorded two new cases.

Barangays Lahug, Labangon, Pardo, Quiot, Calamba, all recorded one case each.

Cebu City has recorded a higher number of new cases in a day since May 26. This after a 14-day downtrend where new cases were low.

The mortality cases of the city stand at 27. A total of 958 people have recovered from the disease.