ILOILO CITY, Sep. 22 (PIA) - The island-province of Guimaras recorded nine new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as of September 20, 2020, the provincial government confirmed on its official Facebook page.
The additional cases have brought the total confirmed cases in the province to 120, of which 16 are active.
Four of the nine new cases are local cases; of which two are from Hoskyn, Jordan town, one from Zaldivar and one from New Poblacion, Buenavista town.
Also, three of the new cases are returning overseas Filipinos and two are locally stranded individuals.
Active cases are quarantined either in facilities in Guimaras, their homes, or admitted in hospitals in Iloilo City.
As of September 20, Guimaras has recorded zero deaths due to COVID-19. (LTP/Guimaras Provincial Government/CBA/PIA-6)