Covid-19 infected patient, 2 PUIs die in Quezon

August 12, 2020

LUCENA City -- A confirmed carrier of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and two other patients suspected to have infected by the virus died in Quezon province.

In its  a.m. bulletin yesterday, the Quezon Public Information Office (QPIO) announced the death of Covid-19 carrier in San Antonio town.

The QPIO did not provide other details on the death of the two suspected virus carriers.

The rapid increase of Covid-19 cases in the province continues despite the effort being exerted by the local government units.

Quezon has 568 confirmed Covid-19 cases, with 248 recoveries, and 20 deaths.

As to the suspected cases, the province, at present, has 3,759 Covid cases. Of the number 1,748 have been discharged, 1,612 have been cleared after completing home quarantine, 214 still on home quarantine, 84 have died while 101 are confined in different medical facilities.