FOUR of the 294 vendors in Carbon Public Market who underwent coronavirus disease (Covid-19) test on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, have tested positive for the virus.
A total of 560 vendors of Carbon have so far underwent the real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test and rapid diagnostic test (RDT) on Wednesday and Thursday.
On the first day, September 30, 294 samples were collected, while on Thursday, October 1, 266 vendors were tested.
Department of Health-Central Visayas spokesperson for Covid-19 updates Mary Jean Loreche said the four individuals were already extracted and monitored for any symptoms. (JJL)